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4 Tips To Make Your Garden Stand Out

~ Summer may have come and gone, but that does not mean it is time to start neglecting your garden. We are still in the middle of a global uncertainty, and people are spending increasingly more time at home more than average this time of year. The positive is that you have much more ability to beautifying your backyard nowadays.

Not everyone has a an opportunity to create vast gardens, and some people who live in apartments or shared housing do not have the luxury of a beautiful outdoor space to call their own. As a homeowner, it is possible to make most of the lot that you own. Letting your backyard deteriorate into an overgrown, cluttered mess is trully unappealing and not easy on eyes. With a little bit of hard work, you can make your garden truly distinctive. Here are four tips to get you started.

Unique trees

Anyone can plant a few pretty flowers and call it a garden, but if you want to make your outdoor space really stand out, why not get a bit creative with your choice of plant life? By investing in a few unusual trees, you can make your backyard look like an oasis transported straight from an exotic location. Palm trees and yucca plants will give your garden a tropical feel, so you can pretend you’re on summer holidays even while you’re socially distancing in the dead of winter. Evergreen trees such as the Emerald Green Arborvitae Tree are perfect for planting, as they will stay green all through the winter and look fantastic. Read this article for more information on this stunning tree.

A Pathway

Another brilliant way to give your garden the wow factor is to create a pathway down the middle. A path looks great and creates a sense of wonder and exploration. All this requires is a few large paving slabs, and you have got your own very cute stone path. Divert it towards key areas of your garden, such as a stunning flower display, a scenic pond or a seating area to create a focal point. 


Your garden does not have to stop being a source of beauty once the sun goes down. By investing in some lighting solutions, you can enjoy your stunning backyard at all hours of the night. There are several ways to make the most of outdoor lighting. At the cheaper end of the spectrum, you could simply string up some fairy lights between trees. Or you could install some solar-powered lanterns and dot them around your yard. 

Be Eclectic

The most effective way to make your garden really different is to inject a piece of your personality into it. Something unusual and personal that no one else would have. This could be an antique statue or piece of artwork displayed on your patio, or turning an unlikely item into an ornament such as these upcycled rowing boat flowerbeds. The opportunities are endless, and your only limit is your imagination.

Hope this article diverted our daily thoughts to something beautiful and possibly inspired you to create nice cozy garden space.

Make it a very nice day.🌴

Until next time, dear friends.


Photographs listed here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com


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