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5 Berry-licious Shrubs to Plant Now for Winter Interest
Showy color during snow season? You bet. These shrubs will wake up a garden with colorful berries when other plants are asleep
"These shrubs will wake up a garden with colorful berries when other plants are asleep... These shrubs are often grown for their late-season interest, among other benefits... winter shrubs usually call to mind colorful autumn leaves or scented evergreen bushes... berry-bearing shrubs and get inspired to reconsider your winter garden design.... berries for Thanksgiving. love my Callicarpa. The purple beads a really beautiful...."
Get Backyard Privacy the Subtler, Stylish Way
Why settle for a hulking brick wall when plants, screens and other refined backyard dividers do the job with panache?
"settle for a hulking brick wall when plants, screens and other refined backyard dividers... two-story view for good. To create your secret retreat, freestanding privacy screens, wood... espalier shrubs and grapevines for added cover, while Clodfelter added Confederate Jasmine... Ligustrum for a more natural partition, while garden designer Stephanie Bartron frequently... barrier. For something a little more decorative, both architects recommend a trellis..."
Grow a Lush Privacy Screen
No need to wait forever for patio privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up and running in no time
"forever for patio privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up... creating privacy with plants doesn’t mean you’ll have to wait several years before enjoying... space for planting beds leave you waving at your neighbors. Here are 10 ideas for... Thank You for the Article. I am looking for privacy ideas and appreciate some of the... even for height, we would have no privacy without the bamboo. Ourgardener has a..."
How to Avoid Overcrowded, Overpruned Shrubs
Go for a more natural look that’s easier and less expensive to maintain by giving your plants the right amount of growing room
"Go for a more natural look that’s easier and less expensive to maintain by giving... flowering shrubs, crowded so closely that they have had to be pruned into round, square... flowering shrubs has been stripped away in order to get them to fit into a space that... annuals for a few years. Timely article for I am in the process of landscaping my... growing shrubs is another idea. I do not like the look of pruned shrubs that were..."
5 Purple-Leaf Majesties of Shrubs
"oking for beautiful depth and dynamism in your landscape? Just add purple... it's shrubs with purple foliage. I, for one, am glad. There was a time when (gasp... gateway, and for that, they continue to be some of my favorites. Purple foliage adds oomph... thing's for sure: Purple is rarely dull. Here are a few purple mainstays, but there... an eye for purple plants for sure! Summer wine is a smaller version of diabolo that..."
5 Glorious Late-Season Shrubs
Spilling over with berries or bursting with blooms, these stunning underused shrubs keep the garden party going through fall
"underused shrubs keep the garden party going through fall... uncommon shrubs that wait 'til the last minute to really do their thing. Shop for them... eyes open for the other late summer bloomers you've listed.... This shrub is glorious for a few reasons, the most prominent being its deliciously... of this shrub bloom late in a palette of cool blues — a mouthwatering counterpoint... tions for bush clover (Lespedeza thunbergii cultivars, zones 4 to 8) in books and..."
Grow Your Own Privacy: How to Screen With Plants and Trees
Use living walls to lower your home and garden's exposure while boosting natural beauty in your landscape
"ideas for shallow-rooted, tall narrow plants to put there for privacy between us... planting for privacy when the plant looses its leaves for half the year? Beautiful... sense of privacy. I quickly planted Monterey Bay Eugenias for privacy. They grew in... gives you privacy for ground level. Love this idea book. The lower branches often die... plantings for privacy above the fence and took advantage of the shapely trunks by lighting..."
Vase Shapes Set Shrubs Apart
Billowing on top and slender on the bottom, shrubs in a vase shape showcase blooms and foliage to perfection in the landscape
"bottom, shrubs in a vase shape showcase blooms and foliage to perfection in the landscape... concept to shrubs in your garden too. Flowers — and foliage too — look ever so sophisticated... vase-shaped shrubs, and it happens that four are spring bloomers, so now's the perfect... fine. For all-season interest, look for variegated cultivar 'Picta'. Japanese aucuba... stant shrub likes sun and lean soil, and its silvery leaves make it interesting..."
How to Pick a Nice Wall for Your Garden Room
Made by hand, prefab or growing from the ground, garden walls are key landscaping elements. Here's what to think about for your yard
"stage for living. And just like in a house, walls are one of the key elements defining... and uses for walls, it's easy to get caught up with the "What will it look like?" excitement... panel privacy screen out of backer board for my own garden. I have lots of granite... the case for fences. I even see it quoted in advertisements for fencing companies.... I was for many years a teacher of literature.) Interesting article, but not for me..."
Great Garden Combo: 3 Wonderful Plants for a Deer-Resistant Screen
Protect your privacy and keep deer at bay with a planting trio that turns a problem garden area into a highlight
"your privacy and keep deer at bay with a planting trio that turns a problem garden... trees and shrubs, then accent them with seasonal color for a beautiful focal point you... effort for the deer to penetrate, and they wander elsewhere to search for their treats... given for each plant, look for similar substitutes if one of these falls outside... suited for arboretum specimens. How about some ideas, please, for flowers that rabbits..."
5 Great Plants for Borders and Screens
Get the effects of a shrub but in less time — and drawing more winged pollinators — with these herbaceous perennials
"effects of a shrub but in less time — and drawing more winged pollinators — with these... deciduous shrub takes. You can use them in place of shrubs to soften the corner of a... fences for spring-to-fall privacy and as sculptural elements in garden beds. Are you... deciduous shrubs (please don't call them bushes). I enjoy their ease of maintenance and... color. But shrubs are almost too easy. It's taken me years to discover herbaceous perennials..."
Privacy Screening Made Pretty
Craving a secluded escape in your own backyard? Check out these stylish solutions for privacy walls and screens
"solutions for privacy walls and screens... Landscaping for Privacy, I took a tour through Houzz to discover the best ideas for screening... little privacy. But how can you create a "cone of silence" around you and still experience... prospects for privacy on my patio. I keep wondering about outdoor curtains, though.... wanting a privacy wall for in front of the fence so he stops peeking over our shared... nice. Privacy is so important and hard to get too.....We made sure our terrace was..."
Landscapes Make a Privacy Statement
Between a fortress and a wide open space lies the sweet spot for just the right amount of privacy in your exterior spaces
"sweet spot for just the right amount of privacy in your exterior spaces... satisfying for those who live, work and play there. In her book Landscaping for Privacy... looked for some of the creative ways designers on Houzz use plants and architecture... thank you for adding the book at the end for additional ideas. There are yards in East... thanks for the ideas! i would love to use my area in my yard for a prayer garden space..."
Here's (Not) Looking at Loo, Kid: 12 Toilet Privacy Options
Make sharing a bathroom easier with screens, walls and double-duty barriers that offer a little more privacy for you
"fault for having my cell phone with me.) It's common for one of my kids to walk in... However, for those days when sharing is required, you might want as much privacy as... bathroom, and for some reason that is easier said than done. Yes, apparently this room too... great idea for those families who are all getting ready for their day, or for bed, at... door. For me, the design ideas shown above are not for creating privacy when using..."
Your Door: Shades of Privacy and Light
"texture and privacy. If you are considering adding a roman shade to your glass door, keep... covered for company. My dilemma for the new house (move in Feb 1rst!) is the beautiful... looking for. Thanks for including our work in this ideabook! -Martha O'Hara Interiors... Thanks for these great ideas. Roman Shades seem like the perfect answer for me.... featured for those great shades with Thomas Paul's sungold pattern! And it was a super..."