JOY’S TOP FIVE CON­SID­ER­A­TIONS WHEN CRE­AT­ING AN ED­I­BLE LAND­SCAPE

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ex­ist­ing ar­chi­tec­ture Syn­ergy be­tween the ar­chi­tec­ture and out­door space makes for a great start­ing point.

gar­den style Be clear about your style and stick to it. It’s fun­da­men­tal to cre­at­ing a uni­fied space.

colour Not just lim­ited to flow­ers and fo­liage – ex­plore colour in fruit, too.

sea­sonal In­ter­est In­cor­po­rat­ing ever­green or­na­men­tal plant ma­te­rial will cre­ate year­round in­ter­est.

Wa­ter Ed­i­ble gar­dens use a lot of wa­ter. Struc­ture the gar­den to in­clude ar­eas that are not wa­ter in­ten­sive. It’s cru­cial.

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