garden design principles (part one)

Experienced gardeners know that there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to gardening, and that some of the most beautiful gardens are the result of unexpected “happy accidents”. However, by integrating some basic guidelines into the planning process of your garden you will surely see more positive results. Although every perennial bed, window box or deck planting I design is unique, there are strategies that I always employ, regardless of the size or nature of the job…………

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