Perennial beds need to be well dug initially to loosen the soil and then amended with compost or other organic material.
Vita Sackville-West’s granddaughter Juliet Nicolson says that her grandmother’s “presence still fills the garden.”
Vita Sackville-West’s planting philosophy : “Cram, cram, cram, every chink and cranny.”
Most flower gardeners have either beds or borders or both.
Learn about the importance of the pathway through your garden, on this Focus On Flowers.