How to fill the garden scents?

By Admin | Landscape
24 April 2016

hard to imagine a warm summer day in the country without oars tweets friendly buzz, a riot of greenery and scents of feasting.They fill you everywhere, they breathe, drink, like a healing potion.And the world becomes a very different - friendly, joyful, serene ...

Read post members, and seemed to look into this magical, enchanting garden, which everyone - his own.And yet, there are a few simple rules.They should not be neglected if you want your site filled with aromas of pleasant and harmonious.

Planning fragrant plantings

Rule one. Even if you - a fan of any one flavor, do not neglect the other.Create the country a rich palette of smells with different flowers, grasses, shrubs and trees.For example, the thick aroma of "witch grass" (Artemisia), and the sharp smell of lemon thyme dilute the sweet fragrance of flowers.

second rule. However, plants with opposing odors should not be put together.Sweet and tart, light and heavy fragrances should not be mixed.Otherwise you would n

ot be able to relax in the garden.

About what are floral aromas, where plants and plant silnopahnuschih what colors should be avoided, says the article.

Rule Three. Garden scents should be planned taking into account the time of day and year.For example, in the spring, you can indulge in the scent of lilies and daffodils, enjoy summer annuals (sweet peas and tobacco, heliotrope and Mattioli) and fragrant perennials (evening primrose oil, cloves, phlox, etc.).In the fall, you inhale the aroma of ripe apples, and winter lift the festive mood pine scents.

With fragrant plants, you can force yourself to cheer up early in the morning (rosemary, verbena, citrus - by the way, some flowers have a smell) or relax before going to bed (rose, lilac, mint).Divide the plot into several zones for the morning, afternoon, evening, night 'aromatherapy sessions. "

About plants for mixborders night and use of color in gardening, you can learn here.

Rule Four. Note that the open areas of the smell will dissipate.To enjoy the full aroma, plant scented plants in a sheltered courtyard near the shelters, trees, buildings.The heat coming from the house and tracks, enhance flavor.Plants best planted at different levels: at the level of the person to put some scents at hand - the other, etc.

Rule Five. Do not forget that the fragrance of flowers attract insects.The richer he is, the greater will be their activity near the plant.Therefore, if you have small children, or someone suffering from an allergy to stings, such as bees, it is better to plant scented plants away from recreation areas.

Fragrant plants - members of the forum recommendations

participant ForumHouse Oyster plants near the places of evening gatherings and the windows Mattioli: «Mattioli just gorgeous!I plant it in late March, with Alyssum - very unpretentious!Mattioli likes shade.We have it planted inconspicuously under the kitchen window and close the door to the house.Who is in the evening, be sure to begin to turn the nose, noisy breathing in the air - from the smell of it ?!But Mattioli fades by July, and our knowledgeable gardeners sure it podsazhivayut to several times over the summer.Last year, for the first time I planted beautiful Mattioli terry.Amazing flower!Bloom only at the end of summer, when the basic colors have moved ».

I like the oyster mushrooms and sweet tobacco. «There alissum in our garden - smell of honey - and lavender.I like to chew on a leaf in passing it and feel a pleasant smell.Last year, I planted his favorite Ruta - I love to rub its leaves between his fingers, so dear childhood smell!Lilac, mock orange - the king of summer ... delightful, unforgettable!Who saw a cascade of white flowers, felt the dizzying smell, he can not forget it ... ».Notes

new posts and the smell of peony: «Each color smells in his white - like roses, red - almost lily» .

About fragrant flowers, growing Mattioli and wallflowers here.About lavender - this article.

Alisa loves fragrance gipsifilly. «Unusual smell sucker silver: it varies from pleasant to outrageously sharp.Terry petunias have a rather strong flavor ».

petunias devoted a big topic on the forum.

Summer Resident believes it is a pleasant aroma (particularly strong smells in the evening) in annual sweet peas.Its good to plant near the gazebo or outdoor verandas.Years of peas - odorless.

An unusual ornamental plants for estates - sweet pea - read here.

Sveta2609 flavor notes paniculate phlox, santolina, golden currant ( «neither a bee does not fly past» ), atsidantery - sweet gladiolus, which bloom in August and bloom until frost.For fragrance, she landed at the usual swings host Plantagi ( «murderous flavor to the whole terrace only three bushes» ) and a tub of Brugmansia ( most flavorful - cream ).

have Protein-Arrows preferences: Campanula lactiflora scented (fragrance similar to lilac), Shocking and regal lily ("smell throughout the garden, especially in the evening and night"), Lunaria rediviva (« smellstunning »), Asclepias syriaca (« tuberozovy not as fragrant »).No new posts out of the bushes like the smell of lilacs and Oregon Grape Meyer.Very fragrant thymes (thyme), and in different species and varieties of different flavors - from unpleasant sharp to tender with a touch of lemon: «hybrid varieties of thyme Doone Valley, a motley leaves - an unusual flavor, especially when sprig razotrёsh fingers!»


- My main sources of pleasant smells: clematis in front of the cabins, under the windows - a mad cucumber (funky flavor), white phlox flower bed along the path to the well.Phlox and squirting cucumber blossom very long compared to other scented.

Lusk loves the smell mylnjanki: «This delicate aroma is intoxicating aroma of stunning ... - Jasmine, but thinner, a little less intense, and if the time to remove the faded flower buds, it will bloom before the snow» .

For Lobelia garden smells consists of sweet peas, petunias and alyssum, lilies ( «tubular hybrids and Longiflorum, they smell day and night» ) .Forumchanka also notes the smell of Turkish carnation, iris, atsidantery, mignonetteand verbena.

- Aromas midsummer tobacco, oriental lilies, clematis, roses D. Austin -perfect unique flavor.

About clematis read in this forum thread.

Svetik loves the smell of nasturtiums, thyme and hyssop: «It is better to plant so that in passing touch - if they smell even stronger.A alyssum, in my opinion, generally amazing plant - a trifle, and honey aroma from it hovers around the site!This year I planted a heliotrope because he intoxicating smell ».

For Svetlany0604 in the first place - Rose Hybrid Tea «Dame de Couer»: «Strongest thick pink scent smell is felt most strongly in the heat, even a few meters from the bush!There is another rose "Harlequin".Smells original - citrus.But only if you smell the flower itself.Tulip 'Orange Favorite "(of parrot) has a strong flavor.It smells like a tulip, but with a slight hint of watermelon!How Not to mention the clematis Manchu.A wild cherry flavor!I grow right at the gate.The entrance to the site and breathe! »

When choosing roses should pay attention not only to their appearance, but also the smell.In this video, the expert talks about the different types of roses, the peculiarities of their planting and preparation of the rosary.


- Another very memorable honey aroma from spiraea gray.Not only that, odorous, even krasotischa incredible!The most drop dead smell of atsidantery.And mirabilis smells a little oranges!

VEP really like the smell of honeysuckle, but most of all she was waiting for the flowering of Actinidia: «Three weeks of divine flavor!For me it is the most elegant of all the odors ».

angel-volga every evening as if dying of flavor evening primrose: « Smell unobtrusive, easy, enveloping, sweet and gentle» .

Valucha urges not to forget the spicy grass: «Lofant, thyme, balm, hyssop - well, oh, very nice smell!» .

According velga , very strong flavor from clary sage, but not for everybody, becausepungent smell: «I like everything in it: the color and smell, and especially tea, brewed from the dried leaves and flowers.Well, a very useful plant! ».