Your private garden is the one place in your home where you can feel closer to nature. Good landscape design can do a great deal about giving you an outdoor space that will not only look good, but also serve you well. When it comes to garden design, there are countless options that you can choose from. You may opt for a lush and extravagant look or settle for a simple and elegant appeal. You could set a comfortable lounge area, add a barbeque pit or throw in a water feature. You may put the final touch by decorating with sculptures, planters or other ornaments etc.
No matter which way you choose to design your garden, there are a few things you may want to have in mind beforehand. First of all, think about the boundaries and how you could best utilize the space that you have to work with. Also, take into account the geographical location of your plot of land, as the climate, topography and soil can be crucial about what type of plants you could possibly have there. Besides, think about the amount of money and effort you are willing to spend on building and maintaining your garden, as this would be important for the design and material choice. Last but not least, don’t forget to be creative and have a look at our collection of images that we have put together to inspire you.
A tiny decorative pond with a natural feel can be a great addition to your backyard landscape. Put an accent on the outline with some rocks and pebbles, and add a nice wooden deck for a nice and inviting look. A few shrubs and water lilies will also fit right in.
Here is a nice patio design with a symmetric layout that makes the perfect connection between a classic mansion and a large private park. With a couple of ornate marble planters and lots and lots of lush greenery it truly looks enticing.
A garden landscape featuring plenty of sand and just a little green is the way to go if you would like to have an impressive design that is also easy to maintain. Throw in a few large rocks here and there to make a bold statement and you are all set.
Here is a nice idea for creating a private little outdoor space aside from the main alley – with white pebbles and green shrubbery, a walkway in wood and stone, and a tiny bench to sit down and enjoy a peaceful moment.
This sweet stepped walkway features wood and pebbles between patches of lush vegetation. Various types of shrubs and evergreens come great together and are wonderful to look at and explore. Large white rocks look good amongst the plants and make a nice decorative element.
Enjoy a landscape design filled with color and bloom. A green lawn and lush shrubbery are sure to welcome you to a beautiful home. Yellow, pink and violet blossoms would literally make you want to stop and smell the roses.
A plain green lawn can be made extraordinary with a fine selection of exotic palm trees and shrubs. Create an easy access to them by building a meandering stone slab walkway that you can also use for slow walks in your little private garden.
Garden flowers are the ultimate way to add a color burst in your landscape design. They are a perfect choice for tiny spaces, as they don’t need much room to grow, but can also be planted in large areas such as this one.
When decorating your backyard, it may be best to opt for a simple green lawn with accent patches of greenery in certain places – this will help you develop a clean design with just the right amount of ’wow’, and should be fairly easy to maintain.
An outdoor rest area is an absolute must-have in a beautifully designed private backyard such as this one. A nice set of garden furniture would be the perfect place to sit down and enjoy the view or spend time with friends and family.More Beautiful Landscaped Gardens Below: