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Maria Hickey & Associates Landscapes
the cottage garden and the colours
The flair of cottage garden planting. Planting schemes moved away from Victorian restrictions and turned to a more naturalistic or cottage garden style. These plantings related to the site and soil conditions, the local identity and
This romantic Boston garden features a sundial at the terminus of a stone path. Framed with tall lilies and a loose mix of anemones, dianthus and petunias, the sundial makes a vertical element near the house. This is classic cottage style with a loose and informal feel.
control. This look is the image most people have of a traditional English country garden.
This might be a good garden to wrap up this design lesson with. It might sound obvious, but assuming you have at least average gardening skills, your plants will grow larger than they were the day you installed them
bright orange flowers may be lilies, possibly tiger lilies. Hope this helps a bit. It's a very pretty flower garden though needs some pruning.
Could you list the plants/herbs/flowers in this garden?
Cottage garden mixed with food crops like kale
Cottage gardens - English country inspired.
The cottage-potage garden. I imagine the historic
Such a pretty cottage surrounded by natural beauty!
fashioned garden with perennials, annuals, cutting flowers & herbs.
The cottage-potage garden. I imagine the historic predecessor of what I call the cottage-potage garden might have looked a bit like this garden, with edibles such as kale (in the foreground), herbs and squash (adjacent to the house) planted here and there
Van De Voorde Elemental Design Group
Cottage Garden, Aptos
garden on side of garage, steps
Is the cottage look more your style? Cottage gardens are perfect in a small space. Cluster 10 to 15 plants around your doorstep for a charming look. Go for plants with fragrance to create an experience every time you come home. Plants that work well in a cottage garden like
your plantingsIs the cottage look more your style? Cottage gardens are perfect in a small space. Cluster 10 to 15 plants around your doorstep for a charming look. Go for plants with fragrance to create an experience every time you come home. Plants that work well in a cottage garden like this include
I forgot to mention that magical gardens also go hand-in-hand with my definition of cottage.
look more your style? Cottage gardens are perfect in a small space. Cluster 10 to 15 plants around your doorstep for a charming look. Go for plants with fragrance to create an experience every time you come home. Plants that work well in a cottage garden like this include catmint, Russian sage, lavender
Maria Hickey & Associates Landscapes
Plant for color. A cottage garden is, above all, vibrant
Plant for color. A cottage garden is, above all, vibrant. You can use an exuberant mix of colors, go for something bold or stick to softer shades. A color wheel can be a great guide for choosing colors, whether you want them to contrast or complement each other.Design tip: If you're new to designing
like this look fro front yard - cottage garden-ish
Flowering rain garden
cottage garden flower bed
front yard rain garden
cottage plants, front yard
Rain Garden with nice colors
ornamental edible gardens
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Inside Out- Interior & Exterior Design
Inside Out - Interior & Exterior Design
Hello--this edging would look so good in my North Florida garden!! I have crushed granite pathways.....but I need some curved edging ideas that are inexpensive and that I would be able to do myself. Thank you so much for the beautiful picture!!
curved walkways & cottage garden layering
Square garden disguised by meandering paths
It also looks great with a cutting garden.
Keep it informal. A certain informality defines cottage garden plants, of course, but it also applies to your hardscape. Gravel, pebbles or bark make great choices for paths, for instance. Rather than identical bricks set precisely in mortar, look for
Meyer & Meyer, Inc.
Cape Cod Shingle Style
north side that included a new master suite wing and library. The house sits on a high bluff with dramatic views of the Atlantic Ocean. The existing cottage’s foundation, chimney, and several window locations were retained. A pool house, family room and breezeway were added five years later.
in love with how the garden grows right up into the house! the weathered shingles, absolutely lovely
The bright blooms are often the primary source of yellow in a colorful cottage garden. Tip: Be sure to check the estimated mature size on the variety you choose. It can range anywhere from approximately 1 to 3 feet high. This will affect your plans for placement when you're plotting out a planting plan
Is there a design plan for this garden, and a list of what plants were used? Thank you.
What zone is this garden in? (And I am also waiting to find out which plants were used as already
Love the layered lushness of a cottage garden flowerbed
Cottage garden around porch
Pretty cottage garden
Cottage garden in Zone 7
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