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Flavor Zones

Learn how to create "flavor zones" by grouping similar plants in the same sections; this garden will include French, Greek, Italian, Asian, and South of the Border zones.

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pine mulch adds organic material to garden
Photo 6 of 7Once all of the plants are in place, it's time to add a finishing touch: mulch.

Mulch(6 of 7)

Pine mulch has a nice color and texture that complement the colors in the garden and contrast with the starkness of the steppingstones. As the pine mulch breaks down, it will add more organic material to the garden. Once the mulch is smoothed out, water the entire garden.

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