Fine Gardening

Fine Gardening

Fine gardening is a rewarding hobby for millions of individuals around the world and is one of the best ways to create a truly personalized landscape design for your home. There are many different types of gardens, as well as an array of accent features, that can be combined within your outdoor design for a beautiful and enjoyable living area. Water gardens, flower gardens including beautiful bulb gardens, herb and … [Read More]

Topiary

Topiary

Careful pruning, shaping, and training creates magnificent live sculptures from ordinary evergreen shrubs. Topiary adds a sophisticated flair to your outdoor space and can complement most any landscape design, from simple and casual English gardens to formal Japanese style designs. The History of Topiary This delicate natural art has been practiced for centuries. The first topiary were said to have been in extravagant Roman gardens more than 2000 years ago. … [Read More]

Herb Garden

Herb Garden

Herb garden landscape design has been an essential part of gardening and outdoor space for thousands of years. Herbs have many different uses, not to mention their beauty and unique fragrances. Integrating a herb garden landscape design into your backyard is extremely simple and requires only a small amount of planning. Types of Herb Gardens Before you can plan your garden, it is a good idea to become familiar with … [Read More]

Perennials

Perennials

A popular component of many outdoor garden spaces is achieved by creating a perennial landscape design, especially those with rustic country garden styles or romantic English gardens. Perennials are plants that continue to blossom each season, giving your flower garden a full, colorful display without the trouble of replanting year after year. There are many different types of perennials. Some of the most common include tulips, the iris, and caladium. … [Read More]

Specialty Gardens

Specialty Gardens

The most beautiful outdoor areas typically incorporate many types of specialty garden landscape designs into the design plan for a diverse and natural appeal that is both inviting and enjoyable. Each garden type brings a different element to your overall design, so it is important to understand the characteristics of each and to plan the locations of these gardens carefully. Fragrant herbs, kitchen gardens, unique rocks and stones, tranquil water … [Read More]

Flower Garden

Flower Garden

A flower garden landscape design adds variety and color to your outdoor space and can be incorporated into any garden style. The right combination of colorful flowers can accent and complement your home, add a sweet fragrance to your outdoor space, and even attract a variety of wildlife, including butterflies and birds. There are a number of different ways to add this beauty to your landscape design from an untamed, … [Read More]