Garden Design

Plant Trees and Shrubs
© BdB
Submitted by
greenduck

Where is there enough space for a tree, and how about the spot where shrubs will thrive? Avoid buying the wrong plant by mapping out your yard and bringing photos along to the nursery. That’s the way to benefit most from the experts and suss out the right sorts of greenery for your particular layout.

Spring Anemones
© GMH/Bettina Banse
Submitted by
greenduck

Early-blooming anemones are some of the plant world’s most charming creations. It’s such a joy to see them, seemingly overnight, transform the ground beneath under trees and shrubs into a lush carpet of color.

Instant hedges
© Mobilane
Submitted by
greenduck

A living privacy screen – quick, secure, durable. Hedges shield from prying eyes and trespassers, keep the wind at bay, and provide a backdrop for garden blossoms.

Blue garden
© BGL
Submitted by
greenduck

Particularly on hot summer days, the color blue lends – at least visually – freshness and cool to the garden. Now there is a wide array of blue-blooming perennials.

Roses, Scented Plants
© BGL
Submitted by
greenduck



In the summer months, many plants regale us not just with an abundance of flowers, but also with their fragrance. Those who live for this sort of sensory experience should never do without scented plants.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Garden Design