Plant by Colour

Exploring gardens through the eye of colour. Let’s dive into colour.

Hello Yellow ♡ Tips for using yellow in the Garden

Mellow Yellow- the colour of optimism    Yellow. The colour between green and orange in…

Dark Habits | Black in the Garden

  Is there any colour more elegant than black? When it comes to fashion black…

The power of Green

When you think about gardens what is the first colour that comes to mind? You…

Colour in the Garden | Be subtle…or break all the rules!

  Colour can have a profound effect on our psychological experience of a garden. It…

Cerulean blue Woodlands in May

May in Ireland is a wonderful time to explore our native woodlands. We are fortunate…

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Amethyst Architecture

There are not many plants as striking as the blue thistle like Eryngium planum. The…

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Blue Jewels

The hue of this week’s chosen plant is so recognizable that an actual colour has…