This garden plan is perfect for those with the blank-slate blues—are you staring out at an empty yard, ready to make it more beautiful and enjoyable to be in, but not knowing how or where to start? This combination has a planting plan that unlocks the secrets behind the pretty picture!
Follow this ambitious, but ready-made and easy-to-follow, plan to install this long border along the back or side edge of your backyard then sit back and enjoy the view. Actually, this bed works very well in any sunny area that is 30' long x 10' deep that you view from one side. These 12 plants were carefully selected to work perfectly together by garden design guru, Darcy Daniels of Bloomtown® Gardens.
For tips on adapting plans to varied bed shapes, this post will point you in the right direction.
Full Sun, Part Sun, Sun
Style: Northwest Eclectic, Woodland
Focus: All Season Appeal, Foliage First, Four Season Garden, Front Yard Garden, Mixed Border, Privacy and Screening, Seasonal Flow, Wildlife Friendly, Winter Interest
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, Looks Good Year Round, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Three Season Garden, Year Round, Year-round Interest
Features: Contrasting Foliage and Texture, Fabulous Foliage, Foliage First, Four Season Appeal, Four Season Garden, Wildlife, Winter Interest