Thanks to these ultraeasy, no-fuss plans, you can have a gorgeous garden with less work!

Back Yard , 5 Good Small Flower Garden Plans : backyard landscaping ideas

Use these plans to add color to your yard all summer long.

No-Fuss Bird and Butterfly Garden Plan ~ possible new plan for 2013

4 regional garage garden plans together

Fabulous, colorful, low maintenance perennials for your garden. http://www.landscape-design-advice.com/easy-to-grow-flowers.html

Purple Flowering Groundcover - Campanula Portenschlagiana - a plant that grows in less-than-ideal conditions and has long-lasting foliage. Plant care info is on the post - via Northern Shade

6 steps to a cottage garden ~ BHG

Power perennials. List of hardy perennials. Cameo Mini Hosta - as pretty as a flower in the garden...

Colorful garden in a day - plant list included

Create attractive container gardens with ease! Here’s how: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/container/plans-ideas/easy-all-foliage-container-gardens/?socsrc=bhgpin052412

Penny Ball for the garden. Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I love this idea. It looks old and new and beautiful - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

No-Fuss Garden Plans: 19 diff. flower garden plans...sun, heat, low water, shade, curbside and so on...great site!

I am doing this...I have several areas in the yard I want to turn into flower beds but because of the clay it is a lot of hard work! Also, it would give me the winter to plan what I want to plant there. The easiest way to turn lawn into garden

Butterfly Garden. Hint: Butterfly bushes spread like crazy, underground. I have a lot of butterfly bushes in my garden, and all of them came from digging up little ones that have spread from my mother's butterfly bush in her front yard. Now mine spread at my own house!

Cottage Garden Abundance. Enjoy a lush look in your garden with a bevy of flowering plants that scramble in and over a grouping of rocks. For a cohesive look, this rock garden features a warm color scheme of pink, red, and yellow blooms. The bed is tightly planted to achieve the carefree abundance typical of cottage gardens.

Low water need gardens can be beautiful too.

I love the look of this garden