Obviously, this is the yard in the front of my house. Unfortunately, it faces west, so it gets 100+ degree heat all summer long. It is very challenging to find flowers that will do well in this environment.
2 of 9: This picture isn't too impressive, until you realize I took it in February. Everyone seems to give up in the winter. The pansies have been beautiful all winter long!
7 of 9: Since the house is red brick, I'm forced to use a lot of yellows and oranges in the front beds. It seems that any other color just blends in too much.
8 of 9: This basket of trailing pansies has been hanging in front of the patio all winter long. I'll definitely be purchasing these every winter!