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Garden Border Ideas

On this page you'll find thoughts, advice and photos all about border ideas. Everything you find here comes from real gardens and gardeners who are part of the Grows on You community.

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Latest photos of border ideas

  • Rock Planting
    Cottagekaren
  • White Garden
    Cottagekaren
  • Across the Raised Borders
    Cottagekaren
  • Part of Golden Border
    Cottagekaren

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We have 420 photos of border ideas

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • A garden flower photo
    Heron
  • back border
    Steve
  • THE WISHING GARDEN
    Terratoonie
  • Summer Border
    Dottydaisy2
  • View of the back garden June 08
    Spritzhenry
  • Front garden 2 - 26th June 2007
    Andrewr
  • Upper border 31 May
    Fourseasons..
  • bizzy lizzies around acer
    Sanbaz

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Gardeners' thoughts

Rejuvenation of a new border.

Dscf7819

We have wanted to do this for a long time......over the last 20 years the front border has been so time consuming and we...

3 comments

meadowland

18 Aug, 2018
Meadowland

Revamping a Border (Part 2)

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Back in May, I described how I replanted a border in the garden in readiness for our Open Garden in mid August. after lots...

9 comments

AndrewR

18 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

Revamping a Border (Part 1)

Yellow_south_27th_july

This year, 'Devonia' will be open under the National Garden Scheme on 19th August. Naturally, I would like everything to...

15 comments

AndrewR

4 Jun, 2018
Andrewr

Starting the September clean up.

P1050704

I have started doing some proper tidying up of the borders. As it was going to be a hot day I decided to do one of the shade...

15 comments

seaburngirl

13 Sep, 2016
Seaburngirl

Sometimes It Works

Philadelphus_purpurascens_2015

How often do we have an idea for the garden that comes off? I have been growing a mock orange, philadelphus purpurescens...

4 comments

AndrewR

18 Jun, 2015
Andrewr

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