Set out transplants of campanula, candytuft, catmint, coreopsis, delphinium, dianthus, foxglove, penstemon, phlox , salvia, and yarrow.
Bright red salvias, phlox , anthurium and balsam flower in profusion in neat rows, and no wonder Thangam won the first prize for her garden.
Try poppies, cornflowers, stocks, love-in-a-mist, cosmos, mignonette, larkspur, honesty, ox-eye daisies, marigolds, phlox , sunflowers, zinnias - whatever takes your fancy.
The excised design of stems and foliage is glazed with a rich green and blue, while the phlox flowers at the top and lower sides of the panels have a pale ocher glaze.
I planted tall perennial phlox and purple coneflowers behind the Jupiter's-beard to provide color and nectar in July and August.
Creeping phlox , thyme and aubrietia grow between terrace stones, in typical English fashion, next to a creeping bent lawn.
If you pick perennial plants, like the alpine phlox or gazania, then you can divide them and propagate them throughout the border.
It must have something to do with the good summer we've had - they arrived with the flowering of a large Buddleia, and have stayed on, feeding on golden rod, phlox , Echinacea, verbena, bergamot and aster.
This triggers the appearance of a number of wildflowers: trillium, phlox , trout lily, Dutchman's breeches, violets, wild strawberries and many more.
Primula foliage is still as crisp as lettuce, the creeping phlox looks as good as new, and so does the evergreen candytuft.