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Mixed Borders

On this page you'll find thoughts, advice and photos all about mixed borders. 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 mixed borders

  • Crocosmia 'Lucifer'..lots of it !
    Bloomer
  • My exploded borders
    Telme8
  • The garage border
    Annella
  • Hot Border
    Helenium

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We have 113 photos of mixed borders

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
  • Garden
    Mcmneil
  • Summer Border
    Dottydaisy2
  • Part of the front garden (Gladiolus communis subs. byzantinus)
    Spritzhenry
  • red and yellow border
    Lily2
  • Side border autumn colours
    Fourseasons..
  • Back garden 2003
    Libet
  • Cottage
    Sunblest

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Gardeners' thoughts

The Old Homestead May 2013

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Not done this for quite a while, but here goes. This is what the garden looked like before the wind. The Front garden Ribes...

24 comments

Owdboggy

9 May, 2013
Owdboggy

Front border...again !

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Most of the Crocosmia 'Lucifer ' are now in flower...I love these,and although a lot of you have seen this border a few times..I...

31 comments

bloomer

25 Jul, 2012
Bloomer

What a difference the sun makes!

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I love my garden but it doesn't match up to lots of your wonderfully colourful borders and fabulous combinations of plants...

60 comments

stickitoffee

5 Aug, 2011
Stickitoffee

What A Differance A Few Months Make.

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Back at the beginning of the year my OH decided that the long border was getting to overgrown the shrubs were here when we...

17 comments

sueb

17 Jul, 2011
Sueb

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