Create your very own cottage garden! Designate an area in your yard with a border of flagstone or rocks collected from a field. Plant the taller plants in the back and the shorter plants up front in order to achieve a hedgerow effect. Head to the local nursery and choose an assortment of herbs, vegetables, hardy perennials, and self-sowing annuals. Look for blooms that have different colors, sizes, and textures to add visual interest. Keep reading as eBay helps you build a cottage garden.