1O Easy And Simple Landscaping Ideas
Create Swaths Of Color
One of the easiest landscape ideas to implement is to grow big swaths of the same plant for bold interest.
Grow A Healthy, Beautiful Lawn
One of the first things people notice about a landscape is the lawn. Nothing beats the sight of beautiful, lush green grass. While you might struggle to achieve this goal, maintaining a picture-perfect yard is possible.
Plant In Pairs
Choose plants that work well together. Companion planting is not only visually appealing, but it also helps plants to thrive. For example, sunflowers add stunning beauty to the garden but inhibit the growth of any surrounding plants.
Make Plants Do Double Duty
If your yard has limited space, it’s important to make the most of it.
Take advantage of plants that serve more than one purpose.
Find Purposeful Plants
Incorporate a variety of plants and hardscape materials. The natural feel of the lawn and cut flagstones can make a beautiful combination.
Play With Geometry
Take advantage of lines, shapes, and angles when reviewing your gardening ideas and laying out your yard to add drama and impact.
Fences And Hedges
Add interest to your yard with structures. Use low fenced or hedges to divide spaces, and give each space its own unique identity.
It’s easy to plan all your beds and borders along the perimeter of your property, by adding an island bed that floats in your own is a simple landscaping idea for a good-looking yard.