An abundance of time-tested varieties populate this meditative garden retreat.
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This semiformal garden plan features old-fashioned perennials, fruit, roses, and herbs. A sundial provides a focal point while visitors rest on an arbor-shaded bench. The overall size of the garden is 28 x 25 feet and is best planted in full sun. The plant list is designed for hardiness Zones 5-7. (Note: Zone recommendations are for the plant list shown; your local garden center can usually recommend plant substitutions that will allow you to use this plan in other Zones.