Giant ivy leaves of ‘Angyo Star’ Fatshedera provide color in darker locations.

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Purple Pixie® loropetalum is great in mass plantings, on slopes, or cascading over retaining walls.

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‘Orange Rocket’ Berberis

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Bring out the striped cushions and colorful umbrellas, and get transported to a dream vacation spot right in your backyard.

40 great ideas for decks

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'Black Adder' phormium

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This deck more than doubles the home's living space with ample sunbathing, conversation, and entertaining areas.

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Concrete firepit

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Bring the beach to your own backyard for a quick "getaway."

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Candle-studded tree stumps

43 inspiring DIY wedding decorations

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Add stature with stacked slabs of argillite.

10 ways a retaining wall can rescue your yard

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Ultimate outdoor living room: napping nook

Celebration Weekend home exhibit retrospective

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Breezy, loose-knit rope hammock

12 perfect hammocks & hanging chairs

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Get organized: Maximize walls

10 garage & shed organization ideas

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Cover the understory of a bare back fence with potted succulents.

38 ideas for succulents in containers

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A single plant with a bold, sculptural shape is easier on the eye than a mixed planting.

38 ideas for succulents in containers

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We're all about the fuzzy grass.

Designer feed: outdoor living, groovy seating, and pink

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Warm & cozy 'she shed' (Photo by Instagram user chsathome, courtesy of Pop Sugar Home)

A touch of whimsy

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Billowy tea tree shades an outdoor patio

How to design a beachy garden

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Agave, grasses, and yarrow

How to design a beachy garden

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A beach-inspired backyard firepit

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Small space outdoor patio and low-water plants

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Aeonium arboreum

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Rustic outdoor seating

9 ideas for a sleek urban garden

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Easy-care deck with kangaroo paws

Care-free garden design

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Modern outdoor seating

How to design a low-water zen garden

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