It is awesome to enjoy your Sunday weekend off together with your family. You can have a picnic right in your backyard or even on your front lawn. However, there are lots of people who get really busy with their work or profession that they seem to forget to make their front lawn or back yard a place of serenity, peace, and beauty. If ever you are one of these people who are not only busy, but also do not really have the gift to design and plant. Here are some tips you should do in order to make that lawn as perfect and as wonderful as it was before.
In order for you to start everything in a prim and proper manner. It would absolutely be a great suggestion if you start planning your layout first. Of course, you do not want to start your designing and shopping without having a solid idea in your head. It is better if you get your pen and paper, write those ideas and then organize them in such a way that they will be pleasing not only in your eyes but to the majority of everybody else’s.
The layout of your front lawn or backyard should compose of the various elements of gardening, like the form, the style, color, and even the over-all texture. Make sure that you start with a design that can be executed properly and without you getting too much stress and hassle. If you have that sharp eye in designing, you might want to get inspired from various gardens from all over the world and recreate it on your own garden. On the other hand, if you do not possess such kind of talent, you can always go with the simple yet elegant look of a lawn.
During your layout process, it would definitely be good for you to search around some books or magazines that would give you some insights on some designs. Also, look for some tips that can help you execute and pull off your gardening skills properly.
After you have made up your mind for the total and over-all design of your garden, you can now finalize it by bringing into the picture the materials and of course, the plants you will be planting. If you want a jungle style look in order for you to really feel the nature, you can go for some medium sized growing trees and various shrubs. In this case, you will definitely make your garden green and clean. On the other hand, flowering plants would also be a wonderful idea in order to bring not only the lush of green but also almost all combinations of colors. Having this type of garden would definitely make you feel at home and relaxed.
Lastly, in order to give that design a full and extensive detail, you might want to put some ornaments like
- little figurines
- fencing or
- even a gazebo
With all of these put together, you will surely be able to beautify your garden and bring back its lost glory.