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GARDEN DESIGN August 23, 2009

We have been talking about plants and flowers in different ways, but what we have to do if we want to create a garden? . We are going to help you with some considerations.

You have to considered this things to created a garden. First of all you have to decide the style  you will like in your garden. There ,you´ll select the plants and flowers that are better with your style, the elements to decorated such as fountains, rocks, statues, etc. . It´s good to choose floors and ornaments in the same material so we can give unity to the garden. Now we are going to see each point you have to considered.

WHICH ZONES DO YOU WANT IN YOUR GARDEN?

Here you have to take care about the grass zones you want to have in your garden also, the shady areas and bright light areas you have. If you want to have a place to take sun light or a pool , a place to read  etc. Take a sheet of paper and a pencil and draw the garden that you imagine you want to have.

We are going to help you with some ideas.

Near a swimming pool you can create a zone to take sun light with umbrellas and deckchairs.

Also you can have a pergola with benches to you can sit there to enjoy the place and read or take tea.

A place with grass so children can play better.

Statues and rocks making a mix between a Greek and a Japanese garden.

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WHICH ELEMENTS WE ARE GOING TO INCLUDE IT IN OUR GARDEN?

Well as we think of our garden and we started with the design we talk about the elements we can put in our garden. But also we can considered a barbecue place, rows, lights, pots, etc.

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WHICH KIND  OF PLANTS AND FLOWERS WE ARE GOING TO USE?

Here you can think in trees, palms, shrubs, flowers, perennials plants, fruit trees, water plants .

We continue in next post with other points to be considered. Now I´m going to give some garden photos to help you in your decision.

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