Hey! are you new to land spacing and want some amazing ideas to decorate your backyard, believe it or not we all want our front yard or backyard to look perfect, well organized and planned and if you scared of planning your landscape and thinking it is the work of a professional then there you are going wrong because you can, yes you can! plan your landscape with these amazing ideas and make them look wow.
1. Choose Focal point.
So let’s get started with the most important part of our backyard that is choosing the focal point which will catch the viewers attention instantly, that’s what focal point usually do, it’s not compulsory to have but if you do have it it will just add more value to the garden, and then you will start to look for the other features of the garden.
Although it becomes quite difficult to choose a focal point for your small garden because you cannot sacrifice the whole space for one particular thing, so here is good news you can that focal point can be scaled with your garden size.
You can use Japanese maple, an unusual specimen, a vibrant color, a single white plant or an ornament as an option to focal point.
2. Fill the yards with pea gravel and sand.
If you want to give your yard a polished appearance then fill your yard with pea gravel and sand, it will enhance the look of your backyard.pea gravel is a smooth and small stone that is used by the homeowner for decoration of yards. This requires low maintenance and is a low-cost option that produce exceptional result. Although its a gravel but it you can easily walk on it without any discomfort.
There are loads of variety and options available in the pea gravel, which you can use according to the place where u wanna put it for example if you want to add pea gravel to your patio, then small size pea gravel will complement it the best, you can also mix the pea gravel just to give it more of a creative look. It also protects your patio from unwanted growth of weed if it is 4 inches thick, which means fewer pest problems. There are some do’s you need to follow while adding pea gravel to your yards, i.e. never apply pea gravel directly to the top of the soil, don’t forget the edging material that will hold your gravels because it can be easily displaced by vehicles, and lastly go creative gravels and make your backyard look wow.
3. Plant native plant.
If your budget is a bit tight and you want to save money while doing land spacing then this idea can work like magic for you, growing the native plants in your backyard will help you save a lot of money because it will go naturally in your region, and it will cut down the expenses and it they are low maintenance plants because they thrive without any help.
And if you are a beginner i am sure you might be afraid of trying something new which is expensive so it’s better to start with native plants first and then according to your taste and preferences later you can go on with experimenting with plants.
There are some key points that you need to follow while planting native plants such as, match the plants with your site, and group similar plants together so it gives a more organized look, keeping the plants on a scale not too tall nor too short, define the space and enhance it with border and lastly control perennial weeds.