Want to plant a garden like this in your dream Cornish seaside cottage? - we'll…

Like the idea of an old fashioned sunny cutting garden in front of the picket fence - bachelor's buttons, zinnia, cosmos, sweet peas.

Summer border with Salvia farinacea 'Victoria' in purple) & Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata Pink'.

Sage flowers (Salvia farinacea 'Victoria', purple) and cosmos flowers (Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata Pink') in a garden border.

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed border. When David Austin set out to breed the English Roses, one of his guiding principles was that his new roses should have the natural, shrubby growth that is typical of their ancestors the …

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed

A garden filled with Lupins - how pretty

Lupins and cow parsley at RHS Chelsea Flower Show We love our annual tour to Chelsea Flower Show!

Fabulously British | Wild Flowers

Seed Mat Wild Flower Mix - so pretty! Easiest way to create a border of wild flowers With the 'Wildflowers Mix' you can create a wild flower meadow in your garden.

For a more romantic look, combine cottage garden favorites, such as fragrant catmint (Nepeta ) with perennial sage (Salvia ). Their mounding forms are punctuated here by spheres of lilac alliums, held aloft on sturdy stems. This is a great drought-tolerant summer trio for full sun.

The plant selections include dwarf catmint Nepeta mussinii, alliums and purple salvia. Contemporary landscape by Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design

How to create a perennial flower garden border - walled garden border

How to: plant a herbaceous perennial border

Perennial growing height is important. Taller plants for the back of the border include Lillies, Acanthus, Delphiniums, Lavatera (Tree Mallow), Echinops (Globe Thistle) and Red Hot Pokers. Hollyhocks and Foxgloves give a real cottage garden look to your b

Nature takes hold in and around a ruined folly in this naturalistic garden

12 UNUSUAL USES OF EPSOM SALT THAT YOU'VE NEVER HEARD BEFORE

Nature takes hold in and around a ruined folly in this naturalistic garden. (I don't know what the ruined folly is, but the garden is beautiful. Esp like the Foxglove.

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