Learn how to make plant selections for your yard that will look beautiful and be easy to maintain with these tips to choose plants for landscaping your garden.
Last week, I talked about the things I do to make sure that my garden design is a success. And I promised that I would go into more details on how to choose plants for landscaping your garden. For me, choosing the right plants means selecting ones that look beautiful and don’t take too much work to maintain.
The trick to doing this is partly a design challenge (deciding on the right colors, shapes and sizes) and partly a location challenge (making sure the plants you select match the requirements of your yard). In other words, what garden designers call “Right Plant, Right Place”.
If you pick your plants following these principles, it will make looking after your garden SOOO much easier. And who doesn’t want to spend more time enjoying their yard and less time maintaining it?
Keep reading to find out how to choose plants for landscaping your garden.