The winter cold is starting to feel warmer each day. Spring is in the corner. This is the right time for you to prepare your garden to welcome this spring season! With this five trending spring backyard landscape, we will help you to prepare your beautiful backyard to enjoy the most of the springtime!
1. Plant One Tree
Adding a tree might be a good idea for your spring backyard landscape. It is easier to maintain with only one tree, but it will give you great shades when you are facing the strong sunlight. It can be a great focal point for your garden as it has various forms, colors, and textures. The tree also works well for every season.
This Ribbon-leaf Japanese Maple with warm purple-red color looks standout surrounded by green bushes.
Place seating near the tree; not only the lavender has a beautiful color to enjoy, the tree will also give you a nice shade.
2. Have Potted Plants
Potted plants can help you to have a low maintenance garden, yet versatile. Adding more colors, you can even change the plants easily. Choose and grow the plants with pastel colors like pink and white for spring, and bright color like yellow during summer, and change it to red for autumn.
Place the potted plants around a tree to create volume and great visual.
To add some rustic feels, use baskets as planters.
Mix flowers in one pot, it would be great to have a living flower arrangement in your backyard.
3. Add Water Feature
With water features, you can have create tranquility in your spring backyard landscape. It is soothing and relaxing to hear the sound of the water. Also, put wind chimes to make it better. It is a zen time! If you want to bring it to the next level, you can add bushes and garden sculpture to attract butterflies and birds.
Natural water feature is the best to bring a zen vibe into your backyard. The sound of the running water water is so soothing that it will help you relax.
If you can’t add any water feature, a wind chime or other sound maker can be a great replacement for they have the same soothing characteristic.
4. Combine Various Plants
A variety of plants makes your spring backyard landscape more beautiful. The diversity of plants add colors and textures. When the flowers are blooming in altogether, they will look mesmerizing, combined with the various leaves of green plants and the grass.
Flowers are the best to bring colors to your home.
If you have a spacious garden, you can add other natural materials besides flower and greenery, such as water and stone.
Don’t worry if your backyard is small, you can create a vertical garden and hang the potted plants.
5. Add Outdoor Seating
Try to put a patio or bench close to the edge of your yard. You can place it near the tree to enjoy the breeze under the shades, surrounded by beautiful flowers like lavender.
Use different flooring to define the space.
You can add a fire pit to make you more comfortable.
For more entertainment, you can combine it with a hammock. Also, add a rustic string light to add warmth.
Enjoy your springtime with these spring backyard landscape ideas. The plants will even make your yard look prettier.