Landscaping ideas

Landscaped Backyard - manicured shrubs and mulched beds framed by a tall privacy fence - Landscaping Style, via Puddy's House

Little Gem Magnolia Trees, Gardenia + Ficus hedge | Classic contemporary landscape style

LOVE the magnolias. Maybe cement stepping stones connecting patio to deck? Little Gem Magnolia Trees, Gardenia + Ficus hedge

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Backyards That Will Turn You Green With Envy

Could one extend towards the back Eugenia hedge with lawn, instead of decking, and still deck to the side neighbours? But what would we do with the coral tree?

“We wanted a traditional garden out the front, but relaxed and meandering, not a stiff Victorian garden with hedging,” says Lynn.

A Garden Of Contrasts That Works Harmoniously

Back path shade garden:euphorbia stricta and ordinary, hellebores, arthropodium, sedum A.