English Cottage Garden Plants
Like most cottage garden plants bellflowers are great for cutting.
English cottage garden plants. With their pretty. Full sun or part shade and well drained soil. You may not have a rose covered porch framing an ancient oak door but a few feet of trellis or an obelisk. Aquilegias or granny s bonnets are old fashioned cottage garden plants with bonnet shaped flowers often.
To choose cottage garden plants think of tall flowering perennials self seeding annuals and hardy biennials to give your garden just the right look. Hardy geraniumscome in a range of colours from dark purpleto white and grow brilliantly in sun or. Cottage garden plants perennials biennials bulbs for cottage gardens english cottage gardens have a very romantic feel to them. Foxgloves zones 3 to 9 foxgloves are perfect for the back of a cottage garden where their tall spires of bell shaped blooms tower over other plants.
The basics of an english cottage style garden 1. 12 key plants for a cottage garden aquilegia. The look may seem haphazard but is actually planned. The peachleaf bellflower.
Campanula also known as bellflowers are a classic cottage garden plant. Cottage pinks dianthus x allwoodii have the spicy scented flowers and fringed petals so typical of. 12 best plants for an english garden peachleaf bellflower. After roses hollyhock is the flower that i most associate with a traditional cottage garden plant a few.
Most species produce flowers in shades of purple violet white or pink.