Garden edges and raised borders not only add charming accents to your garden but also hold great importance in maintaining the garden. The attractive borders made with stone, bricks, rocks and other materials keeps grass from invading, visually serves as boundaries between the paths and garden and also eliminates the necessity of edge trimming. Implementing stone, brick or metal borders helps to bring gorgeous contrast with lush plants, beautifully blooming flowers and shrubs. There are hundreds of ways to create borders, raised beds and edges with stones, bricks and other material that can provide your garden a sense of flow and enhance the charm and visual interest of your garden. Brick is the most common edging choice. They can be implanted in various ways like old mismatched bricks can be placed diagonally to create a unique style. They are relatively inexpensive. Stones are also a wonderful way to create unique garden design with elegance and style. These simple yet attractive edging and border ideas can help you to create a wonderful background for displaying variety of flowers and vegetables and turn your garden into a visual retreat.