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Ugly paths can be 'hidden' by making a false entrance to the garden. If there is something pretty and lovely to look at, you won't notice the paths so much! Simple Practical Garden design helping YOU make YOUR GARDEN BETTER Buy our amazing design book 'I Want to Like my Garden' by Rachel McCartain available at Amazon today PlantPlots: We Make Gardening Easier
gardeninglovers: In the orchard at Chisenbury Priory, the grass... (carex: garden design by carolyn mullet)
gardeninglovers: In the orchard at Chisenbury Priory, the grass has been allowed to grow and then neat paths have been mown through the long grass.
Have a CD sized holes in your fences and hedgehogs will happily wander up your garden path and eat all your slugs! So much easier and less poisonous than slug pellets. PlantPlots.com - Big ideas for small gardens
Hi. I'm blogging at callicarpa.org now. You can see photos of my garden and others that I've visited there. Thanks for stopping by! This is what the patio looked like last night before the rain started. This morning it is mostly green, but at least refreshed—and free of the yellow dust that has covered everything for days. The purple (blue?) flowers are Mazus reptans. Bottom left is a quickly growing clump of clover that used to be very dark colored, almost black (Trifolium repans…
“Queen of the Night” and “Maureen” hybrid tulips in clipped parterres in Oscar de la Renta’s garden… the impact of a retrained color pallet… Cloches and to…
11 Simple Outdoor Living Design Tips To Add Backyard Spark
Your backyard is waiting to come to life! Consider these outdoor living tips to bring life to backyards, specifically yours!
25 Garden Edges and Borders
Don't just ignore your garden edges and borders! They can give that personal look to what your relaxing space is all about! We have 25 different ideas on how you can turn those edges and borders into a welcoming space that overlooks the main garden.
An Irish garden in Wyoming?
Jane and Mike Sullivan PLEASE NOTE: I have revisited this garden in 2014: you can read a much more current update on this fabulous garden at "Wyoming-Iris Garden revisited" (just click on that phrase to go to the post) I might have said an ENGLISH garden, but with a name like Sullivan, I might get in trouble saying that. Whatever style you may wish to call it, there is no question that the Sullivan garden in Casper, Wyoming, is wonderful any time of year--including at the end of a long hot…