What makes a good herbaceous border? If you’re planning to make your flower borders look stunning, don’t miss these tips and ideas from inspiring private and professional gardens. I’ve put the tips I’m going to use myself when completely revamping my main herbaceous border this year – and setting myself the challenge of making my herbaceous border look better than it ever has! So do join me – wherever you live, these tips will help you transform your own borders.
00:32 Clear your border first
01:50 Using yellow in herbaceous borders
02:18 6 Perennials That Flower All Summer video: https://youtu.be/xZr4n75Cr6g
03:24 See more of Great Comp Garden in the Expert Tips on Salvias video: https://youtu.be/2zOkpJ52T40
03:38 A white flower bed border – how to use white
06:20 Rosy Hardy YouTube channel:https://www.youtube.com/@UCAqAumqgJ3NoIPYDZGxZL4g
06:55 Doddington Place Gardens in Kent: https://www.doddingtonplacegardens.co.uk/
07:14 Joff Elphick’s Pot & Cloche podcast: https://www.joffelphick.co.uk/podcast/
07:20 Blue in a herbaceous border
08:00 How to create stunning garden borders with Tom Brown video: https://youtu.be/SQRTVeCLHmE
08:20 Think about foliage shape when planning a flower border
08:59 Reds and pinks together in a herbaceous border
09:25 How to plant a stunning perennial border video with Steve Edney: https://youtu.be/1QWrbmxnJAI The argument over the persicaria is at 14.34.
09:47 How to place plants by height in a herbaceous border
10:09 ‘Hot’ herbaceous borders
10:24 See more of Gravetye Manor Hotel’s autumn borders in 6 Best Shrubs for Late Season Colour video: https://youtu.be/GciMgkU7NtE
10:46 Naturalistic planting design – how to get it right in your own garden video with Michael McCoy garden design: https://youtu.be/1i18ZutJV8c
10:49 Contrast plant shapes in your herbaceous border – round, upright and horizontal
11:15 See more of this garden in How to Make a Flower Border Look Amazing video: https://youtu.be/qxVxUDkiwWs
12:15 Middlesized Garden Beautiful Borders Planning Checklist: https://www.themiddlesizedgarden.co.uk/the-middlesized-garden-beautiful-borders-planning-checklist/
12:35 Beautiful borders playlist – videos to transform your garden borders: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLrZRLHPUbGmCjrR_RaI01_mGKMaTlx_gf
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