Cottage-Garden Plants

The best plants for a cottage garden are simple varieties that haven't been highly bred. Plants such as anemones and golden marguerite create loose arrangements, while the tall spires of lupines and hollyhocks provide structure.

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Western columbine (<em>Aquilegia formosa</em>)

Mature size: 2 feet tall, 18 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun to part shade, moist soil

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