How to Create a Wildflower Garden in the City

At first glance the idea of creating a wilderness in a tidy city garden would appear to be an impossibility. How can an area be both wild and tidy at the same time? In fact it is perfectly possible if you adopt certain strategies such as choosing the correct types of plants and the way in which they are arranged as Benjamin Vogt explains in his article which I found on the Houzz website.

You don?t need to live in the wide, open expanse of the country to have a wildflower garden at home. From choosing resilient plants to layering your plantings, you can echo the feeling of wildness in an attractive, tidy city garden. The following strategies will help you turn a smaller outdoor space into a wildflower and wildlife haven, while working within the constraints of an urban environment.

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