Winter weather allows us to take a much-needed break from the garden. Sure, you can organize or cull out-of-date garden fertilizers, weed or pest products. You can wash and sterilize your empty pots. Or, you can blow leaves every day (though it eliminates pollinator habitat).
Not me. I’ve been cozy inside, drinking tea and dog-earing multiple plant catalogs — sketching out new plant placement and hardscaping ideas for the spring. And I’m eagerly following gardening trends for creative inspiration. Here are some trends to consider: