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Magical Features of Residential Landscaping

Landscaping is an important feature of residential properties. Beautiful gardens, stunning water features, hardscape areas, barbeque areas, swimming pools, ponds are just some of the magical elements which are seen throughout landscaping. An important part of landscaping is your garden plants.


There are many different types of garden plants which can be planted into your landscaping. They are require a little TLC and are easy maintained. Garden plants are gorgeous and they play a vital part in landscape areas. They provide beauty and contentment where ever they are installed.

The Benefits of Garden Plants

One of the most practical benefits of garden plants is that they look gorgeous, green and they flower during certain months of the year. They will also help keep air surrounding the plants fresh and clear of pollution because they produce fresh oxygen and they keep the environment clean also.

Garden Plants Garden plants can be planted into all types of soil and all areas of your backyard. Garden beds are a perfect idea to showcase your garden plants. Homeowners can benefit by choosing many different types of garden plants and planting them together to create a gorgeous and fresh outlook. All types of garden plants can be purchased from your local nurseries and landscape supply stores.

Types of Garden Plants

There are many fascinating garden plants which can be purchased and planted into your landscaping. They each have their own individual looks and purposes. There are crawling garden plants, rock garden plants, butterfly garden plants and there are garden plants which are suited to be planted in planter boxes. Garden plants are also great in garden beds and by the pool area. Here is a list of some of the many types of garden plants in which homeowners can feature throughout their landscaping:

  • Acacia
  • Swiss Stone Pine
  • Siberian Pea shrub
  • Daylilies
  • Poppies
  • Bluestar
  • Roses
  • Lilac Jose
  • Phlox
  • Iris
  • Ferns
The above mentioned garden plants are just some of the few popular types of garden plants which are suitable for landscaping applications. They each have their own individual appearances and they grow efficiently if they are well maintained.

Maintaining Garden Plants

A well maintained garden will look healthy and fresh. Maintaining garden plants is simple and easy if homeowners conduct the following tasks:

  1. Fertilizing and Mulching
  2. Pruning and Trimming
  3. Replanting if necessary
  4. Cleaning and controlling insect infestation
  5. Daily Watering
Garden Plant

Each task should be carried out when it is necessary. If homeowners do not find the time to do so then they can seek professional help.

Tropical Garden Plants

There is nothing more beautiful then a tropical garden which features many tropical plants and native plants. Tropical plants show their beauties during the warmer months of the year. But they still look great during the winter months.

Tropical garden plants are inexpensive and their price ranges form $2.00US to about $10.00US a plant. They can be planted as a seed of the can be purchased already grown and ready for plantation in your landscaped garden. Some of the tropical plants types include:

Tropical Plants
  • Chenille Plant
  • Golden Trumpet
  • Wild Sienna
  • Chameleon Vine
  • Passion Flower
  • Tulip Trees

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