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Sloped Backyard Landscaping Ideas Will Enhance Your Home

In the sloped backyard landscaping ideas begin placing your rocks in the bottom part of the slope and work to the top part of the slope It at all possible slope the top of your rocks so rainwater and the water from your sprinklers will be guided to the bottom of the slope. You also want to stop any outcroppings from overshadowing rocks and any plants below. The goal is to create a feeling of stability. Set each rock so that its widest side serves a base. Try taking a larger rock and put it on some smaller rocks and use some sand to fill the cracks. The height of the retaining walls that is of brick or stone should be maintained all around. The ground height near the steps will manage the height of the retaining walls. Some backfilling with soil may be needed. Make sure that the plants on the top of the walls are not too high to obstruct the view.

A low retaining wall is used to level the area for the seat and pergola. Similarly, on an opposite corner, the small shed or summerhouse is treated in the very same way. The slope between the two borders should be from rear fence to down to the lawn and the lawn itself will slope down towards the steps. The structure used as a pergola needs to be of some heavy material so that it will support some climbing plants, such as a honeysuckle and clematis. If you prefer to enjoy the sun, you can opt out the pergola.

If you are designing a hobby garden for a family, then there are certain modifications you can make in your garden accordingly. You can use a high quality fine lawn grasses. You can replace pergola and seat with greenhouse. And instead of shrubs, you can grow high amount of herbaceous and annual flowers in your garden. In case of alkaline soil, tubs and pots of acidic compost can be used to grow ericaceous plants, such as rhododendrons, camellias, pieris and azaleas and many more.

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