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herbaceous border

a flower bed that primarily contains nonwoody perennials rather than annuals

herbaceous border

Henri IV style: Place des Vosges, Paris (1605–12)
Henri II style: west side of the Court of the Louvre
A permanent border of nonwoody perennials, often against an evergreen background or a stone wall.
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Q Last year I planted an herbaceous border which did very well.
I've been spending time gazing at my herbaceous borders and analysing what I'll change next year.
Sefton Park Gardens Explore the range of gardening possible within a city, from long colour themed herbaceous borders at Park Mount to six acres of vegetables and flowers in the allotments.
REMOVE |stakes from herbaceous borders that have died back.
Enjoy the wonderful sights and scents of a stroll along the colourful herbaceous borders and boxwood parterres and hear about all the planning and preparation that goes into creating and presenting this highly acclaimed formal garden.
With their characteristic hairy stems they look great in herbaceous borders and their early summer blooms make good cut flowers.
The gardens are on several different levels, with stunning herbaceous borders, a winter garden, water garden and beautiful arrays of hellebores.
Fill gaps in herbaceous borders with annual bedding.
Unusual perennials, gravel garden, vegetables, herbaceous borders.
It includes features such as a flagged area, herbaceous borders, thyme lawn and quintessential English roses.
Enjoy tea and cakes in the sunshine on the lawns, beneath the outrageously pink Rhododendrons and be surrounded by the lovely herbaceous borders buzzing with hoverflies.
Explore the royal residence's beautiful, and rarely seen gardens, with beautiful herbaceous borders, a Rose Garden and the enormous Waterloo Vase.