To start your herb garden design process, you'll need two lists: your favourite herbs to cook with, and a list of possible bed locations. For that second list, include the specific site conditions, ranking it sunny to shady, wet to dry.
Want to add edible plants to an existing rose garden or shrub border? Herbs are tops when it comes to companion planting. Herbs and edible flowers.
Your favorite herbs are very likely to cluster themselves by what kind of kitchen you run.