Planning For Small Home Gardens
A home would feel a lot cozier if there is a garden outside where you can feel close to nature. But some homes these days do not have spacious gardens. Homeowners find it a big challenge on how they can work on small home gardens. They even think that they cannot make it look beautiful since they got used of seeing spacious gardens with lots of plants and garden features in it. Some can even have their own pools in it. What can one do with a small garden? Below we will give you some inspiring plans for small garden.
Mailbox Garden – Add big impact to a small 3-by-5-foot space with this long-blooming garden. It offers tough plants that stand up to the harsh growing conditions surrounding a street-side mailbox. The plants included here stay low, so they won’t block your view as you back out of the driveway.
Lush Woodland Garden
Lush Woodland Garden – Fill a little 5-by-6-foot corner of your yard with color from this cheery little garden. It features ferns that look good from spring to fall, and a spring show from bleeding heart and foamflower.
Bold and Bright Flower Garden
Bold and Bright Flower Garden – Add sizzle to your summer with the bold red, orange, and yellow tones found in this 5-by-6-foot garden. Featuring tough plants such as yarrow, sedum, daylilies, and more, you can count on this border to look good no matter how hot it gets.
Soft-Color Shade Garden
Soft-Color Shade Garden – Turn a shady, 23-by-11-foot corner of your yard into a pocket of brilliant color with this beautiful design for small home gardens. It offers seasons of bloom from bleeding hearts in spring to ligularia in summer and anemone in fall.
Soft, Romantic Garden
Soft, Romantic Garden – Enjoy beautiful scented roses, cheery daisies, and easy-care daylilies in a 6-by-6-foot spot in your yard with this plan. The varieties we’ve picked hold up to drought and other tough weather conditions so you can just sit back and enjoy the show.
Pastel Summer garden
Pastel Summer Garden – Create a cooling effect during hot summer days with this beautiful garden. Featuring plants in purples and pinks (including daisies, phlox, and catmint), it’s a perfect way to decorate a 6-by-6-foot pocket in your yard.
There are so many things that you can do with a garden no matter how small it is. Small areas can even look visually larger if you know how to work on it. Through those planning ideas, small home gardens can surely look large and beautiful after all!