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5 Tips for an Enchanting Summer Garden

5 Tips for an Enchanting Summer Garden

Being in nature is one of the most healing and inspirational gifts we can give ourselves. If you are fortunate enough to have a garden, you have an opportunity to create a magical place that will lure you into spending time there and enjoy its healing benefits. You may want to create a shade structure and plant it with fragrant vines, add a swing and other whimsical objects. (See my article-Feng Shui for an Inspiring Garden. ) If you don’t have a garden, join or create a community garden like my sister did, and enjoy the added benefits of creatively collaborating with like minded people and bring home your own fresh bounty! Start or join a Community Garden if you don't have your own plot of land I interviewed my sister Bridget Brewer, Sausalito, CA Landscape Designer and Architect, about tips she would recommend for the mid-summer garden. Here are her some of her recommend...

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