Eileen Douglas
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Ground gutter - directs rain water to an underground cistern. So much easier to keep clean than roof gutters!

Ground gutter - directs rain water to an underground cistern. So much easier to keep clean than roof gutters!

Down spout rock drain. Add plastic under the rocks so you dont saturate the ground near your foundation.

Down spout rock drain. Add plastic under the rocks so you dont saturate the ground near your foundation.

Make a list of trees, plants and seasonal plants to buy                  Garden by thirds, evergreens, deciduous plants, seasonal plants                    Add some curving paths to your cottage garden plan                    If you have room for it add a small garden shed.                 Add some visual interest such as large pots or flower containers                Add yard art, such as Birdhouses.

Make a list of trees, plants and seasonal plants to buy Garden by thirds, evergreens, deciduous plants, seasonal plants Add some curving paths to your cottage garden plan If you have room for it add a small garden shed. Add some visual interest such as large pots or flower containers Add yard art, such as Birdhouses.

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed border. When David Austin set out to breed the English Roses, one of his guiding principles was that his new roses should have the natural, shrubby growth that is typical of their ancestors the Old Roses.

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed border. When David Austin set out to breed the English Roses, one of his guiding principles was that his new roses should have the natural, shrubby growth that is typical of their ancestors the Old Roses.

Make a potato pot by cutting out the sides of a pot and putting it inside another pot. Lift the inner pot to harvest the potatoes.

Make a potato pot by cutting out the sides of a pot and putting it inside another pot. Lift the inner pot to harvest the potatoes.

Rock garden with Creeping thyme, early blue violets, fire witch, pussy toes, and succulents. Early blue violets are great for growing in rock crevices. - Gardening Gazebo

Rock garden with Creeping thyme, early blue violets, fire witch, pussy toes, and succulents. Early blue violets are great for growing in rock crevices. - Gardening Gazebo

by Walker Creek Garden Design Forget-me-nots are hardy, unfussy plants. Use them in clumps to line walkways and paths.

by Walker Creek Garden Design Forget-me-nots are hardy, unfussy plants. Use them in clumps to line walkways and paths.