Dooryards, Gates & Containers

How often are we affected by first impressions? We hear so much about curb appeal; but what about the area immediately surrounding the front door? The dooryard garden is a European tradition. The magic starts at the front gate and leads the eye through colourful flowerbeds to a doorway framed with climbing vines and roses.


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As often as not, there is a collection of containers overflowing with botanical treasures decorating the front steps. Containers offer the gardener almost unlimited possibilities be they elegant, formal, casual or even whimsical. Plant combinations may be safe, outrageous or anything in-between. Let’s explore first impressions and a diverse collection of container gardens.


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