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Gardening for Beauty and Relaxation
Gardening for Beauty and Relaxation
Gardening is a wonderful and relaxing hobby. If you love gardening, you are not alone. Many people are indulging in this hobby.

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  By:Nidhi - On Saturday, August 23,2008  -  46834 View(s)  -  3 Comment(s)
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The cottage garden is a distinct style of garden. Colorful plants and mixture of ornamental plants and edible plants are planted in cottage garden.Cottage garden is full of flowers, multiple plants planted in small spaces; which are grown on garden path or fences.Cottage garden is full of flowers, multiple plants planted in small spaces; which are grown on garden path or fences.

You can also plant old fashioned flower plants. Cottage garden is designed in an informal way. For informal look avoid planting in a straight way. Allow them to lay on paths and fences, it will add the charm to the garden. Cottage garden helps us to utilize the space of garden. Modern Cottage garden can have a lawn.

Cottage garden design

The first step of designing the garden is to plan layout of the garden like pathway, seating area, fences etc. A traditional cottage garden has straight pathway whereas a modern cottage garden has curved pathway. The path  is edged with  plants. Evergreen shrubs will provide color in winters.

Cottage garden-pathway

Path Way In Cottage Garden

Cottage garden: Fence

A White-Picked Fence

 I can not imagine cottage garden with roses which are available in different varities. Choose 3 or 4 colors of roses for cottage garden. Mix these plants with annuals or perennials of different colors. Some plants of soft color  will add the beauty to the garden. 

Cottage garden plants

                 Mix up Colors

Cottage garden in backyard

    A Cottage Garden In Back Yard

Seating area in such garden can be provided by making a platform of wood or concrete. Wrought iron funiture or cane furniture can also be opted for garden. Containers will create asthetic sense to the garden. Different styles of containers can be put there. Container can be of anything such as an old water pitcher, old flower vase and old basket can be used for planting tree.

Cottage garden furniture

Select Homely Furniture for Garden

Modern style of cottage garden is contemporary cottgage garden. There are no rules for cottage garden. There is a different variety of plantsthat might be used for decoration, eating or medicine  etc. The contemporary garden need plenty of water. Lawn can be there in contemporary cottage garden. 

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Contemporary Cottage Garden

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By air jordan 5 limited : On Thursday, February 12,2015
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By Maria : On Wednesday, August 4,2010
very pleasing to the eye and mind. very good work of gardening done. Beautiful on the whole, keep up!
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