Traditional cottage gardens often use a picket fence as a backdrop, but you can also use a wall or evergreen hedge. The idea is to create a backdrop to highlight the lovely flowers. The bed measures approximately and
Traditional English Cottage Garden This garden plan uses soft pinks, yellows, blues, purples, and whites to create an old-fashioned English cottage garden. Garden size: 20 by 16 feet. - My Cottage Garden
Got me thinking of adding lanterns to our fence in the back yard or on a post in the landscaping. A project that will have to wait til later, but very pretty. ~Light blue flowers are Catmint, dark blue-purple are Salvia Blue Friesland .
8 Essential Elements for Planning a Cottage Garden
The traditional Mary Garden has its roots in Medieval Europe. The plants and flowers in a Mary Garden represent attributes of Mary. It is similar to an English cottage garden, but with Mary-related names. A Virgin Mary statue is prominent.