12 COTTAGE GARDENS TO TAKE YOUR BREATH AWAY

12 COTTAGE GARDENS TO TAKE YOUR BREATH AWAY

As with many things in life what originated as a humble peasant dwelling has now become a most desirable property. Where once necessity required flowers and vegetables to be grown together in front with a pig in a shed behind, now we look on this arrangement, but without the pig, as a modern dream design. So here are twelve amazing cottage gardens to inspire you to create your own or just to gaze on and enjoy. I came across these in an article by Becky Harris from the Houzz website.

No other type of landscape can enchant quite like a cottage garden. Charming mixes of flowers, edibles, perennials, shrubs, annuals, espaliered fruit trees, evergreens and more give these gardens a wide variety of colors, heights and shapes, creating storybook surroundings. Their anything-goes style makes them a great way to dip into gardening if you haven?t tried it before. Before you dig in a trowel, let these 12 delightful examples inspire you.
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