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5 Tips for Planting a Fragrant Garden


Sweet smelling plants like honeysuckle stop passersby in their tracks to take in their scent.
Sweet smelling plants like honeysuckle stop passersby in their tracks to take in their scent.

A beautiful garden is undoubtedly a feast for the eyes, but it can also be a feast for the olfactory sense. Just as you layer the size, shape, and color of the flowers in your garden to create a stunning visual, you can also mix the flowers in your garden to create a striking aroma that will have you stopping to smell the roses -- and the lilacs, and all the other plants in your garden. But before you start digging to create a fragrant garden, take these five important factors into account.


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