No one does a hanging basket of summer flowers quite like the English, and, inspired by a recent Ross Garden Tour trip, I’m determined to give it a good go this summer.
Here are my favourite basket-happy plants with the right cascading habit and some options for really hot spots. The thing is to design an arrangement like a posy, with a mix of textures and colours. Have fun, be bold, try something new, and toss it all at the end of the season.

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