Hmm. This area needs help. You can just barely see some monarda (bee balm), aconitum (monkshood) and Annabelle hydrangea blooming at the back in front of the brick, and there are a few lilies and some painted sage here and there, but overall this area needs work. It has been a bit of a test area to see what would grow here since there were formally 5, now 4, large spruce trees surrounding this little patch of ground. The choices are quite limited, let me tell ya! It needs work. It needs structure. I am going to spend the winter thinking about what I want to do here.
I rarely even post pictures of this area since it isn't much to be proud of, but here's what I've posted in the past: