Small Garden Design – Tips and Tricks

Anyone who has a small garden realizes their small garden space can be both a blessing and a curse. Cursed because you just will not have all the room to plant every garden bloom and blossom you have ever admired. Blessed because, from a design perspective, a small space is easier to design, maintain and even harvest! But if you are looking at your small garden space and are confused as to where … [Read more...]

Small Garden Design – Creating Illusions Of More Space

While designing small area gardens does have some of its own special challenges, the opportunity for creativity is multiplied within these small spaces. It is possible to create more atmosphere and impact with less. And while most people do a great job of creating beautiful gardens within confined areas, balconies, rooftops, and courtyards, the greatest challenge is still in making small … [Read more...]

Small Space Gardens: How to Make Cheap Containers

When gardening in a small space, one of the largest budget busters is purchasing containers for your plantings. Even at the discount stores, buying containers for your garden can take a huge chunk out of your wallet, leaving nothing for the plants! There are ways to creatively create your own containers and save money on gardening in a small space. Remake a Cheap Container When you look at … [Read more...]

How to Landscape Patios and Small Gardens

Due to the small area available to some homeowners and apartment dwellers, patios and small gardens may seem like a challenge to landscape. What follows are a few simple tips and strategies designed to maximize space, and help you create a lush and vibrant outdoor living area. Container Gardening Examine your patio or small garden, and you will probably see nothing but straight lines and … [Read more...]