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The latest in garden style: Low maintenance, but not low interest

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I find myself on a roll writing about garden styles. Here is a follow-up to my Sept. 24 column (Gardening Styles — The Old and The New), with a piece about the latest trend in gardening style — low maintenance.

Low maintenance can mean something different for each of us. I know few people who want to work until their joints give out just to have the most beautiful garden in town. That said, low maintenance can be more interesting than a plain lawn with junipers and a few pots of petunias.

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