Category Archives: Herb Garden Design 101

Herb Garden Design – Theme Gardens.

Another approach to garden design is to focus on a common feature, or themes – such as herbs that are medicinal, herbs used for cooking, or herbs that attract butterflies. Theme gardens can also feature a common color – such as an all-white garden. You might base your design on plants that have special significance. A Shakespearean garden, for instance,

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Herb Garden Design – Period Gardens.

If you own a house with a distinct architectural style – such as Early American, Victorian, or Craftsman – you might want to echo the style of that period in your garden landscape and herb garden. Period gardens generally follow the designs, materials, techniques, and plants of a given era. Before you embark on a historical design, read up on

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