A border of complementary pink and purple salvias and lavender with silver artemisia

Six garden colour schemes to try

Gather ideas and inspiration for your garden with these six colour schemes to try.

Colour is a vital factor in the garden, creating different moods depending on the way it’s used.

The most predominant colour in most gardens is green, and it’s sometimes the backdrop against which one colour takes the starring role – whether it’s The White Garden at Sissinghurst or Hidcote Manor Garden’s Red Borders.

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