Garden Design And Landscaping – Water Garden Ideas

Editor   April 30, 2014   Comments Off on Garden Design And Landscaping – Water Garden Ideas

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Modern Xeriscape landscaping ideas

I’ve been busy myself last weekend, to realize a great Xeriscape idea in a yard. I won’t do anything to you: it was very exhausting! When I look at the result but now, I can tell: it was worth! I want to add some final touches and need ideas. I picked out from different places on the Internet those me and wants to look at me. Are you also curious?


In the example of today, it’s mainly on water saving. It brings often dry-tolerant plants in use. The thatched ceiling and the combination with pebbles are popular.

Are you not sure whether you want to adopt so easily by the grass? No problem! You can always start with a part of your yard. I did just that in my court. So, you could win clearance to your yard through the integration of different areas. In addition, this method allows the surfaces with grass especially especially.

Xeriscape landscaping: paths and levels

These are some of the most popular posts for the integration of this type of design. These areas are the transition zones and are perfect for adding Pebble, stepping stones and even plants! [according to Hall design]

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Using Pebble stones and stepping stones, to create a modern way. Then fill the page areas with native grasses. Different kinds of pebbles perfectly here also.

You can see that the examples below

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In the case of walking paths, you can also show creativity in the forms of corners. This can be achieved by small pebbles or edges. [according to all seasons gardening and landscaping]

Fashion walkway from Kieslelsteinen

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The creation of a special area in the upper or lower part of the staircase can be a nice surprise inside the modern House. Note the manner as stepping stones and ground vegetation create a lattice-shaped structure. [loud all seasons gardening and landscaping]

Sometimes, the stairs are themselves a range of Xeriscape landscaping

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Fill with pebbles and native plants can contribute to the gain of an unexpected touches. This works especially well if the metal edges are brought into use. [According to Phillips garden]

Pebbles and native plants

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Hesitate not to bring different materials in use. Can you count on for the interesting next to the stairs? With the help of stepping stones, stairs, straw ceiling, silica, metal trims, different plants and large sculptural rock, it has created a small garden of Eden. [according to big red Sun]

Vivid garden design

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Xeriscape landscaping in the yard

We now leave the transition zones, and we go to the Court itself. No matter whether it is the front or back yard, you should begin with a precise planning. Certainly, it’s exciting to just go. But certainly some planning for and measuring is announced. Designation and well-thought-out strategies are in this case essential. [according to Jeffrey Gordon Smith landscape architecture]

Planning for and measuring

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Your design will show a level or want to create a terraced look? Stages, the plant container and much more could be decisive! [according to the big red Sun]

Stepped garden design

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How many different areas want to mold? Will there be one with grass and one to play? Where should the plants are best placed? Should you be distributed in groups? Are you create through these limits how you did do it below in the courtyard? [according to Jeffrey Gordon Smith landscape architecture]

How many different areas want to mold?

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Intend the use of cement or stepping stones to define the space. Will there be large plants or trees nearby? Do not dispense with the help of professionals for this project! That I advise you! It is also highly recommended to start first with smaller areas. [According to the big red Sun]

Do not dispense with the help of professionals

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You could plan some interesting lines and edges by the strategic plan of running routes. You could achieve a great geometric look through cement and silica. Check out only the interesting Xeriscape ideas later on. [according to Jeffrey Gordon Smith landscape architecture]

Plan of running routes

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You could also provide a geometric design by you making the grass in an unusual manner. By Pebble, you could create exactly the look you achieve. You can see this on the next screen. What do you think of trapezoids? [According to Phillips Garden]

Geometric design

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If you choose plants for your Xeriscape landscape, you should ensure that they will grow well in your area. I learned the importance of it over the years. Half of the plants, which I had planted in the first year, survived barely until the summer. In the spring, it’s just on these plants, which require much care. If you have selected the appropriate green once, looking for some color ideas as a supplement and the effect will be simply amazing. [According to Phillips Garden]

Plants for your Xeriscape landscape

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Sometimes, the most interesting colour touches can be reached by mistake with a bold yellow nuance. This can be seen in the example below. The change in the texture can also contribute to a ravishing effect. Here, we see the beautiful falling down silver waves of Dichondra, Mexican feather grass and long, lush red leaves. [according to the big red Sun]

Variety in texture

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It is incredible what abundant appearance can be achieved by the juxtaposition of different green shades. The Succulents below range from Minzblau up to light green. Also throw in a little pink and you will have a colourful courtyard. It will look like a delicious cake! [loud all seasons gardening and landscaping]

Minzblau up to light green

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If your yard shows an expansive character, then the color will be very important. Provide for a bit of variety by insertion of different nuances. Small pebbles provide a modern sea of rocks. The next image shows an example. [Image of ten Broech for WaterWise landscapes]

Small pebbles make for a modern sea of rocks

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The last photo shows us, no space is too small for this type of design. Colored plants are super fit for the Xeriscape landscapes. You get a ton of visual interest and let come your area in a great way. [according to Shelley Gardea photography via Houzz]

Colored plants are great fits for the Xeriscape garden design and landscaping

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I designed a small area of my court through Xeriscape design methods and thus I wanted to test the water. They brought large pieces of rocks, stairs or other special properties in usage. I couldn’t have done this without the initial help from experts. But if you want, catch you alone and see what it is!

No matter which version you choose, I wish a lot of fun here!

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