two things would have to change for me to have a garden like this. 1st, Id have to move out of the desert (please? Can I?) and 2nd, Id have to have about 100X more free time in the day. A girl can dream, though!

Old Rectory, Netherbury, West Dorset, England. Conditions: Heavy clay and fertile sandy clay, mild and wet climate Highlights: Classic English garden with exuberant plantings, formal topiary, and a memorable bog garden and thornery. photo Jerry Harpur for Traditional Home