Native grasses and wildflowers were used throughout the landscape design of this home in Santa Barbara. The result is gardens that are low water, full of color and harmonious with their natural surroundings.
A true native purple coneflower (Echinacea) has thin, reflexed petals in pale shades. The purple coneflowers with bright, colorful blooms in perennial gardens are typically hybrids of native wildflowers like this.
Black-and-white checks add a little fun zip to the backsplash behind this kitchen's pot filler faucet. A bowl of bright green apples and a wildflower bouquet are easy ways to bring in more life and color.
This charming wildflower garden will be loved by the nectar-gatherers in your neighborhood. White shasta daisies are framed by red bee balm and red dwarf coreopsis and create a bright, cheerful planting.
A gentle stream flows through the heart of this backyard, highlighting an array of lush vegetation and vibrant annuals. Anyone who wanders around here will certainly feel compelled to stop and smell the wildflowers.
A large double vanity incorporates brushed bronze hardware and a central shelving unit. Speckled brown and white marble countertops brighten the darn green vanity, and a vase filled with wildflowers and ornamental grasses decorates the space between the two sinks.
Wildflowers bloom on the far side of the living room with the help of some vintage wallpaper. By layering a bold, midcentury mirror and console table on top of the delicate design, Caitlin Murray created a cool juxtaposition of shapes and styles.
Entertain and embrace a carefree, casual vibe and opt for a simple do-it-yourself floral arrangement. Collect retro soda bottles from thrift stores and tuck a few seasonal wildflowers and fresh herbs in each one.