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Creating a view along the diagonal of the property creates the illusion that the space is bigger than it looks. Here, the diagonal path with steps traces a zigzag line through the garden, providing areas to linger and enjoy the wide beds and colorful plantings. Traditional Design, Gardens Ideas, Colors Gardens, Small Yard, Diagon Paths, Gardens Paths, Stones Paths, Beautiful Gardens, Gardens Design
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Rather than use one or two large planters, scale down the size of your pots. Several small containers can be used in a smaller space, either on the wall or on garden shelves. Pots can dry out fast in the hot summer, so water often each day. Small pots can easily freeze in winter, so protect them from the bitter cold.
Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard Adding walls and paths to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a collection of pro building tricks for easier, faster and better path and wall construction.
To create a beautiful landscape, plant shrubs first, and fill in between them with perennials and grasses. Plants that require good drainage are squeezed between large boulders.