The Logical Song Daylily: COTTAGE GARDENS… the daylilies of Brent Ross
Cottage Garden Shrubs
Photo: Courtesy of Missouri Botanical Garden | thisoldhouse.com | from Best Plants for a Cottage Garden
How to: transplant plants and shrubs to new positions
A blog for passionate gardeners with an emphasis on the quaint English Cottage Garden style
Beach Musics Cottage Garden
Philadelphus ‘Belle Etoile’ resemble orange blossoms with cupped, very fragrant white flowers with blotchy, pale-purple centers. They grow singularly on stems or as clusters of three to five and are paired with tapered, narrow leaves from May to June. | Photo: Ulf/… | thisoldhouse.com
CARMELS COTTAGE GARDENS – Its time to add small trees, shrubs and vines. LOVED this quaint little town we went to summer before last and all their storybook cottages.
The flowering plants are primarily pink, white, yellow and blue, a soft palette that complements the natural shingles of the home. Flowering shrubs, roses, perennials, annuals and spring bulbs ensure that the garden is in bloom from March until late fall. Plants like iris, alliums, echinacea, roses and foxglove emphasize the cottage style of this colorful garden.
Cottage gardens are gorgeous, and you can create one without a ton of work. The relaxed, colorful garden vibe can be easily achieved. Follow our simple steps, like starting small and investing in soil, to create a beautiful garden. Check out the rest of these awesome tips and tricks!
English Cottage Garden