New Prairie Garden Style: 20 Inspiring Ideas

New Prairie Garden Style: 20 Inspiring Ideas
If the climate allows, go for a prairie landscape! The so-called new prairie style blends new European style and the rugged landscape of southern and central states of the USA. This is a postmodernist style, yet it looks classically prairie-like – just like what we saw in western movies, it’s a style for travelers and... 
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11 Water-Wise Groundcovers For Droughty Spaces

11 Water-Wise Groundcovers For Droughty Spaces
If you live in a droughty space, then perhaps you are struggling with drought creating desert-inspired landscapes and growing drought-resistant plants. Ditch the brown lawn for these attractive, drought-tolerant groundcovers and make it beautiful! Sedum Angelina, Cistus Little Miss Sunshine, woolly thyme, Silver Carpet, Ceanothus Yankee Point, Sedum Dragon’s Blood, Fescue, Roman Chamomile, Creeping Thyme,... 
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How To Create Your Own Sea-Inspired Garden

How To Create Your Own Sea-Inspired Garden
We’ve already told you of sea-inspired garden designs, and here are some tips to create one yourself. With the wonderful world of succulents, you can mimic an underwater look with plants, so succulents and cacti will help you to create a cool beach-inspired look. Add a showstopper. Every garden needs a striking plant, one that’s... 
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Playful Front Yard And Garden Makeover By Its Owner

Playful Front Yard And Garden Makeover By Its Owner
This exposed front yard with predictable twin patches of lawn on either side of a straight concrete path was renovated by its owner, Ketzel Levine for relaxing, entertaining, and expressing her vivid personality. After enclosing the yard with a mostly see-through fence and ditching the lawn, Ketzel created a playful garden that’s an escape from... 
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10 Best Plants For Designing A Japanese Garden

10 Best Plants For Designing A Japanese Garden
We’ve already spoken a lot about Japanese gardens, and today I’d like to share some plant ideas to create such a typical garden successfully and so that it fit the climate. Japanese maple. It has a light and transparent foliage and offers a nice range of colors: from bright green to brilliant red. It’s evergreen... 
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27 Beautiful Garden Designs With Olive Trees

27 Beautiful Garden Designs With Olive Trees
If you live in a climate warm enough to make an olive tree happy, consider your landscape dilemma solved. One olive tree, dramatically situated, is all it takes to inspire awe—and poetic allusions to ancient boughs that sheltered Socrates and his students. Olea europaea (of which there are hundreds of varieties, each with its own... 
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Unusual Rooftop Airplant Vertical Garden Design

Unusual Rooftop Airplant Vertical Garden Design
Landscape architect Josh Rosen transformed the residents’ rooftop space, hiding the solar panels with a living airplant wall of tillandsias. Rosen arranged sixteen lightweight AirplantFrames on a trellis planted with a soilless textured backdrop of Spanish moss tillandsia usenoides. Tillandsia, or airplants, live suspended in air without the need for soil or any growing medium.... 
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Cute DIY Pressed Flower Serving Dish

Cute DIY Pressed Flower Serving Dish
Pressed flowers are a wonderful way to savor the beauty of summer and this simple DIY project is the perfect way to display your favorite blooms. Prepare dried/pressed flowers and greenery, dishes, clear epoxy, craft glue and a small paintbrush. Wipe the dishes clean; next, position your pressed flowers and greenery on the various dishes.... 
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