Every garden needs a Bee Skep! Beekeeping in Colonial America was an important part of everyday life. Colonial Gardens included several Bee Skeps to provide honey for the household and beeswax for candles and other necessities. (via The 13th Colony)
If you’re looking for a garden that’s practical as well as beautiful, consider growing a colonial kitchen garden. Read this article to learn more about how to create a colonial garden of your very own.