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Blue Border Garden | Campanula, Iris, Delphinium, Anchusa

Amazing body within a cottage boarder. Using traditional perennials -Campanula, Iris, Delphinium, Anchusa

Creeping Thyme - Easy herbal ground cover. Drought tolerant, repels insects, and can even be used in cooking!

TOP 10 Plants and Ground Cover for Your Paths and Walkways

For the garden walkways Creeping Thyme - Easy herbal ground cover. Drought tolerant, repels insects, and can even be used in cooking!

What a charming entry. Love the stone flag stone path and the plants hugging the pathway.

A garden is a wonderful place to sit outdoors. You can sit and do many things like drink tea or coffee and read. The green colour of plants helps you relax and the clean air makes you comfortable. I wish to sit in this same place.

Agastsaches and Echinaceas in Early Morning Light

Agastaches and Echinaceas in Early Morning Light. Such a pretty and hardy perennial combination 💜

Summer border of Buddleia davidii 'Lohinch', Echinops ritro 'Veitch's blue', Achillea credo, Nepeta fassenii, Salvia superba, Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce hollandaise', Clematis viticella 'Etoile violette'

Summer border of Buddleia davidii 'Lohinch', Echinops ritro 'Veitch's blue'…

Delicate blooms in pink, white, and purple nearly cover the antique urn in this English garden at Wollerton Old Hall. Photo by Clive Nichols Garden Photography.

How to: plant a herbaceous perennial border

Eryngium  (Sea Holly) -  Blue thistle like flowers, sometimes the blue is so intense it is hard to believe they are not dyed.

Eryngium varifolium

Attractive heads provide form and interest in the border. Eryngium planum (Sea Holly) via garden.ee: This herbaceous perennial thistle has branched silvery-blue stems and and numerous small blue conical flowerheads surrounded by spiky bracts.

Design tips and planting advice: how to make your long, narrow town garden look bigger and more beautiful. For everyone with a narrow urban garden.

8 effective tips for narrow town garden success

30 Easy DIY Backyard Projects

30 Easy DIY Backyard Projects & Ideas

Simple Outdoor Bench - made by stacking paver blocks and topping with a salvaged floorboard - via Lina på Landet: Tips!

Oma koti onnenpesä: Auringon laskiessa

Create a little sitting area with pallets/reclaimed wood, repurposed shutters and a little galvanaized pail as planter! Lots of possibilities here!