Backyard landscaping is all about making your surroundings look better. When you do it right, it can almost become a science of planting, growing, constructing, and sculpting the area to look its best. All the elements need to be taken into consideration such as climate, presence or lack of wind, lighting, and overall weather conditions to beautify the areas around your house.
The soil that is in your backyard or garden along with the climate will have an impact on what types of plants and flowers you should use. You might also find out what kinds of pests might be a problem and what you will have to do to fertilize and keep everything pest free and growing. Once you have considered these things you will then be able to start putting together a plan of what you want things to look like.
At your disposal will be a full array of colors to use as you choose. There are plants that have red, pink, yellow, purple, and blue flowers and leaves also come in different shades of green. You also have vines and shrubs that will all look different as well as all types of trees that will help complete your yard. You will also need to decide whether you want evergreen plants that stay green year round or ones that lose their leaves during the winter.