A Backyard Landscape Design Dominated by Water

Pictures of a Mediterranean backyard landscape design built around a pond. The hardscape featured here includes: a patio, covered outdoor walkways, and a garden summer house. Ideas for landscaping a hill. Safety Tip: A pond should always be well lit at night. You wouldn’t want a guest to accidentally wander into it. Thoughtfully placed lighting can… Continue reading A Backyard Landscape Design Dominated by Water

Landscaping Bushes Shrubs to Plant for 4 Season Garden Interest

The hardest working landscaping bushes & shrubs you can plant. Shade loving outdoor shrubs with berries. Early spring flowering bushes that do a color change in fall. Small evergreens for winter interest.With colorful shrubs like these, who needs flowers? If you want to add year-round color and structure to your landscape without adding hours of… Continue reading Landscaping Bushes Shrubs to Plant for 4 Season Garden Interest

Spectacular Trees for Landscaping

Top trees for landscaping divided by category. Best shade trees. Perfect tree to plant in a lawn. Most beautiful conifers and broad-leaved evergreens. Prettiest flowering trees. Tips for landscaping with trees. Good lawn trees cast a light shade in which grass can grow. Because mature trees are such large and permanent fixtures in the home landscape,… Continue reading Spectacular Trees for Landscaping