Cover an Arbor with Roses A simple arbor covered in roses and flanked by old-fashioned cottage-garden favorites creates a welcoming scene for any landscape. Garden size: 16 by 15 feet.
Romantic Arbor Garden Enhance an arbor over your front gate by growing climbing roses for a show that lasts all the way to fall. Garden size: 6 by 10 feet. Download this plan!
Hints for beautiful perennial gardens!
Perennial Flowers and their use in the garden
The Edible Landscape by Emily Tepe - learn how to grow fruits and vegetables in your decorative perennial gardens
How To Create An Edible Landscape - Empress of Dirt
Tough-as-Nails Perennial Garden Plan -- Love this one but requires a lot of room...maybe for the backyard one day
Tough-as-Nails Perennial Garden Plan Catmint >> Lavender cotton >> 'Moonshine' yarrow >> 'Munstead' lavender >> Penstemon >> Phlox >> Purple coneflower >>
Match Your Plants Architectural style gives clues on what types of plants to grow. For example, opulent peonies, hydrangeas, and old-fashioned roses fit well with Victorian homes. If you have a contemporary dwelling, try plants that have interesting structure, such as upright ornamental grasses.