Picking vegetables at the Eden Project - St Blazey, Cornwall, England. This is a polyculture design of permaculture. Conventional farming uses monoculture planting, which makes the plant more susceptible to pests and disease.
Lush look and Ethan Skyler's Bainbridge Island garden is filled with green, but uses very little turf grass. Click ahead to see how they did it with a grassy path, layered plantings, and colorful accents.
An interesting town garden which is long and narrow yet designed cleverly to incorporate different levels and forms. There is even a rose garden included in this spatially challenged garden, a small pond and a outside dining area.
The kitchen garden — composed of raised beds edged with Belgian block stone — yields a mix of edibles and cutting flowers. Read more: Traditional Farmhouse Decorating Ideas - Farmhouse Design Ideas - Country Living