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herbaceous border

n
(Horticulture) a flower bed that primarily contains nonwoody perennials rather than annuals
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herbaceous border

nStaudenrabatte f
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Shoot in a rose, or a calceolaria, or an herbaceous border, or something, I gather, and you have made a formal proposal of marriage without any of the trouble of rehearsing a long speech and practising appropriate gestures in front of your bedroom looking-glass.
Enjoy tea and cakes on the lawns, surrounded by herbaceous borders buzzing with wildlife, and woodland walks.
The one-and-ahalf acre walled garden has stunning herbaceous borders and the interrupted rose archway should be in full bloom.
The dark green foliage provides an excellent background for shrub and herbaceous borders.
Cottage delightWe have selected 10 all-time favourites to pack your herbaceous borders and provide a host of vibrant colours in the cottage garden for many summers to come.
Ensure floppy plants in herbaceous borders are staked before they grow too tall.
Small cottage garden featuring pools, herbaceous borders and roses.
A Herbaceous borders are low maintenance but are best cut back each spring.
The furry little blighter has already gnawed through all the bird feeders, dug up every bulb in the herbaceous borders, made a fatal incision in the garden hose and completed the Telegraph crossword in less than half an hour, although I had to help him write in the answers, as he still has no opposable thumbs.
Over the river, King's College has an absolutely stunning Fellows' Garden: a great lawn surrounded by herbaceous borders (cultivated to be at their best throughout the year) and fine, well grown trees -- the place is clearly the product of a very old and skilful tradition of gardening.
Herbaceous borders are in peak condition this month with many displays of colourful collections looking wonderful in gardens throughout the country.
Remove stakes from herbaceous borders that have died back.