With height, bloom time and color in mind, you can create an enchanting cottage garden with ease. Your hard work will be repaid with a low maintenance masterpiece you can enjoy year after year. Plus your vegetable garden will thank you for all the added pollination it receives from the bees and butterflies that flock to your flowers.
Because of their casual-yet-cared-for style, cottage gardens are pretty easy to pull off. For a lush garden that looks like it belongs in the English countryside, pack a plethora of vibrant flowers into beds and borders. Click here for 13 of the best plants for a charming cottage garden. #cottagegarden #lowmaintenancegarden #outdoorflowers #gardendesign #southernliving