Some interesting flower bed designs include flowers planted inside an umbrella planter, a chessboard garden, flowers planted in a bed-shaped garden and flowers spilling out of an overturned pot. An individual can plant a... More »

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Some flower bed design tips for the front yard include using a mixture of flower beds throughout the front yard, placing taller flowers in the back, and using a variety of colors and textures. More »

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Tips for flower garden design include choosing proper plants for the area, adding visual interest, and adding a border. Variety in the color, height and blooming time of the flowers creates contrast and long-lasting colo... More »

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Some creative garden layout designs include vertical gardens, a miniature maze and a chessboard garden. For example, a plant tree is a vertical garden for people with little space, such as apartment dwellers and owners o... More »

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Dahlias are popular plants that grow well in containers and flower beds. To take care of your potted white dahlias, you need a planting container, gravel, potting soil, water and fertilizer. More »

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To build a raised garden bed, choose the location, map out the garden, tend the soil, make the beds and fill the beds with soil. You need a level, compost, manure, newspaper, topsoil, 2-by-6 wood, a shovel and galvanized... More »

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Creating a garden to border a porch, a garden with a woodland-style path and a garden upon a raised planter are some ideas for designs offered by Country Living. Adding gravel, a pond or a trellis are other ideas provide... More »

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