|The Red Borders at Hidcote|
In fact the history of the herbaceous border is much older, and its origins can be traced back to the beds and borders of ‘old fashioned’ of hardy herbaceous plants that made the country cottage garden such an attractive garden form.
|Credit: The Flower Garden at Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire, |
1777 (w/c), Sandby, Paul (1725-1809)
Private Collection / The Bridgeman Art Library
|The Twin Herbaceous Border at Arley Hall. Credit: Nick Turner|
|Munstead Wood's herbaceous border by Helen Allingham|
|The Sundial Garden at the Lost Gardens of Heligan..by ME!|