The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo48° Clear

Monday

Hi79° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo47° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi64° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Tuesday Night

Lo42° Chance Showers

Wednesday

Hi65° Chance Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo43° Chance Showers

Thursday

Hi72° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo49° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi74° Mostly Sunny

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

Send to Kindle
Print This

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.

View my options or Sign in