Garden Designs Tips

Garden Design Tips For New And Advanced Gardeners

Holistic lifestyles are becoming more and more popular as the organic trend starts to spread out. People who want to develop a more environmentally friendly attitude may not know where to start to reap the benefits of organic gardening. See the piece that follows for several effective ideas for growing an organic garden.

 

 

 


Remember to aerate your soil. If you loosen or puncture the soil, it will increase air permeability and water penetration. Aerating can be as simple as turning the soil over with a trowel, or in the case of lawns, making small holes in the grass. This can be done with an aerating machine, a garden fork, or even by walking on the grass wearing a pair of spiked golf shoes. This brings oxygen into the roots and promotes healthy new growth.


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Create a certain mood for your garden. Just as with interior design, one of the most exciting aspects of garden design is using color to create a mood or feeling. Use soft blues and purples for a cool and soothing atmosphere, yellows for cheerfulness, and reds and oranges to create excitement. If you are uncomfortable when deciding on colors, choose plants with grey-green or silvery foliage to mix in with your flowers. They will act as a ‘buffer’ between incompatible colors and link different color schemes.


The more skills about organic gardening you can learn, gardening will become that much easier for you. Keep in mind that this advice is the beginning of your organic gardening knowledge.

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