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I’m not a complete hater of the genus Juniperus because there are many different species that enhance landscapes. Yet, this particular garden bed had space for more interesting colors, shapes and textures. I planted Calamagrostis acutiflora (Karl Foerster grasses), Perovskia atriplicifolia (Russian Sage), Cerastium tomentosum (Snow-in-Summer), Coreopsis verticillata ‘Moonbeam’, and Salvia nemorosa (Meadowsage). A beautiful peace pole sits behind the Karl Foerster Grasses; very cool message. If you are interested in the story behind the peace pole, here is a link to their website: