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Splendor of summer planters

Splendor of summer planters

Summer is the prime period for the flowering of cities and the surroundings of houses. Welcomed in planters, tubs, simple pots or even directly planted in beds near the facades, summer flowers are second to none to brighten up a place and reveal its beauty. Their secret? Abundant flowering, cascading or erect, the art of mixing with other varieties to create very different compositions, an ability to be cultivated in high density and to share with others the little soil in their container. Fortunately, and they know it, water, fertilizer and care will be provided to them in profusion by anyone who wishes to push them to the maximum of their beauty. So, for a single season, they will offer a magical spectacle to passers-by, before going out with the first frosts and then giving way to the chrysanthemums and then to the spring flowers, until a new cycle is announced for they.

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé Which side of the road or passage to bloom? Both ! Thus, no passerby is injured, and the glance benefits both motorists and pedestrians thanks to this system of double planters which is supported on a railing.

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé Another bias, that of a simplicity close to refinement. Here, petunias almost reign supreme. However, what beauty and grace in the simple spectacle of drooping flowers in waterfalls!

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé Here is a combination able to reconcile lovers of pot culture and those who favor spontaneity! A simple planter in which a few seedlings of flowering meadows were thrown in the spring, and a few months later, here is an adorable country composition that mixes many varieties. Also interesting for those who wish to favor browsers and have flowers requiring little maintenance!

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé One of the secrets of luxuriance is layering! Here we do not skimp on the number of flowers, but also, and especially on the number of planters - one on the top, one on the front - to flower this little stone bridge.

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé Abundance is one thing, rhythm is another! A small medium large effects is allowed when you know how to take advantage of the place, as here where the pots emphasize the escalation of the steps and recall, by their colors, the colors of the joinery of the house.

The splendor of summer planters


JF.Mahé Another rhythm game: to animate this facade without relief, the pots are arranged so as to create a game for the eye: high, low, high ... And why not surprise even more by integrating a nice stalk of tomatoes whose flowers and colors help create the decor?

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé The art of flowering often goes hand in hand with the art of diversion. It is true that flowers have this precious thing: they are a fabulous ornament while being a very precious accessory to reveal the beauty of a support (an arch, a post ...). This old sleigh knows something about it, she who wonders what is most admired, its patina or its load.

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé When the unusual flirts with the art of diversion, it can give rise to the most astonishing combinations, such as this bicycle well positioned to win a flowered bicycle competition!

The splendor of summer planters


J-F. Mahé Another diversion which takes advantage of a large basket which conceals the pots and an old plowing tool whose nasturtiums will come to dress the uprights during the summer.