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Article by: Robbie Darmona

Few people know how to , Healthy Soils Equal Bountiful Harvest! improve their gardens. , Landscape Photography & Painting Many of us have grown so accustomed to the vertical rectangular beds , The Perfect Beginner Perennial Flower of flowers , Spring Wedding s and the quadrangle greenery zones, that we don't even get to think how to , Growing Vegetables and Fruit by Organic Gardening change that. Landscape gardening , Advantages Of Solar Landscaping Lights is the way to increase the natural , How to Grow Cucumbers look of your garden , The Beauty of Basil and turn it into something more beautiful , The Hosta – A Shade Loving Perennial and attractive. Many people would give a lot of money to achieve a better look of their gardens. , What to Feed Your Fish During Colder Winter Months But why spend a sum of fortune, when you can actually do it yourselves? Yes, yourselves. , How to Create a Wildflower Garden Landscape gardening , Manage Algae can be done by almost everyone with basic carpentry skills. , An Autumn Garden for Halloween It is an easy procedure that virtually transfers your garden , Spring Wedding Flowers into architectural beauty.

What you need is some time off, and some cedar boards and screws. , Tips for Preparing a Planting Bed The idea came to me from a garden , The Cottage project magazine, where architecture of simple raised strawberry and herb gardens , An Autumn for Halloween was presented. By that time I already had my rectangular flowerbeds in the backyard, , Healthy Soils Equal Bountiful Harvest! and I was getting really tired of them. Suddenly, to my mind cropped up that raised gardens , A Couple of Good Places to Buy Lawnmowers could be used not only for strawberry or herb , An Autumn Garden for Halloween growing. It could be used to enhance the landscape , A Couple of Good Places to Buy Lawnmowers of my own commonplace garden! , Five Quick Tips to Get Your Kids ing That was my first step in landscape gardening. , Growing in My Garden My second one was that I ran to the garage , Corylopsis (Winterhazel) - Spicata and picked up my carpentry tools, , Take Another Look at Those Wild Surreptitious Weeds which I was going to use for the construction.

How did the construction work take place? I used similar plans , Flag Day: Will You Be Ready? like those in the magazine for creating raised strawberry garden , What to Feed Your Fish During Colder Winter Months tiers. The difference was that I made three large squares out of the cedar boards size 1'' to 6''. The design , Want to Build a Pond? was simple and the price of all was close to minimal. Remember that doing landscape gardening , Corylopsis (Winterhazel) - Spicata and creating a new design , The Garden As Healer for you garden , The Hosta – A Shade Loving Perennial doesn't always include expensive operations and sophisticated skills. , Selection Of Garden Tractors You just need to keep the enthusiasm, and that will certainly happen if carpentry is your passion. It happened to become mine and doing my design , Flag Day: Will You Be Ready? gave me great satisfaction.

My idea was to build some kind of a pyramid, by putting the largest square, 48 '' on a side, at the basis. The second square was 32'' on a side, and was put over the soil , Manage Algae of the first one, at a 90 angle to the one beneath it. The top square, size 21'' on a side, was put over the second one, turned at 90 angles to the one beneath it. It worked perfect and the result was overwhelming!

Afterwards I built two more sets with one and two levels, and my garden , Why a Flower Bed Should Look Bare When You First Plant It really became futuristic. The vertical levels gave a broader perspective of the garden, , How to Grow Cooking Herbs and wholly changed the landscape. , Secrets To Beautiful Shade Gardens The squares looked like diamonds, when they were turned at an angle. I composted the soil , Want to Build a Pond? and replanted the potted perennials, , The Magic of Annual Vines which I had uprooted during construction work. The pyramid was located at the center of the garden, , Growing in My and that turned out to be the perfect place. , The Garden As Healer With each tier having been turned at a different angle, different diamond shapes and multi-dimensional structure occurred. I created a number of triangular shapes as well. In winter, , A Couple of Good Places to Buy Lawnmowers all the different shapes would make my garden , Selection Of Tractors more interesting. The cedar boards added to the woody atmosphere. After some time, they would acquire silver-gray color , Hibiscus Flowers that would give some authenticity of the landscape. , Photography & Painting I put strategically orientated fieldstones, bricks and stepping-stones, so that a more naturalistic look was acquired. This way of landscape gardening , Hibiscus - Tropical Beauty not only changed the flatness of my garden , Viburnum Dilatatum 'Cardinal Candy' by adding vertical dimensions, but it also created beautiful , The Magic of Annual Vines series of interesting patterns.

Of course, that was just an example. If you get involved with landscape gardening, , The Perfect Beginner Perennial Flower you can find your own ways to make your garden , Healthy Soils Equal Bountiful Harvest! more attractive. The important thing is to use your imagination. Landscape gardening , Basics of Pruning Roses doesn't require anything more than this. The expenses are negligibly small, and you don't need to be a professional carpenter to understand what it is all about
For more information , Why a Flower Bed Should Look Bare When You First Plant It click Landscape , Five Quick Tips to Get Your Kids Gardening Gardening Article by Robbie Darmona - an article writer who writes on a wide variety of subjects.

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