Small garden design, tips and tricks how to make it look bigger

by Kremy

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The garden is an additional living space. Favorite pastime of many people is gardening on a balcony or a terrace. In a limited area the good planning and organization are in fact the most important requirements for a sensational design and optimum space utilization. There are a few tips and tricks that we can give you if you want your small garden design to have a visual effect of a large garden.

 Small garden design – ideas for space use

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How can you create a small garden design, so that you win space visually? Think of optical boundaries! They ensure that the small outdoor space can not be understood at a glance. There are many ways to divide the land into small plots – integrate bedding plants or potted plants, greening the balcony space; arrange different height levels with a leafy wall, shrubs or climbing plants.

Small garden design and decoration

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When you plan a small garden design climbing plants are a good choice. If space is limited, take climbing plants and use the third dimension. Climbing roses, ivy, vines, clematis are beautiful, attractive, require little space and are very versatile. Provide climbing grids made of wood or metal. Herb and vegetable garden are experiencing a renaissance today. All vegetable lovers can grow climbing vegetables such as squash, pole beans or cucumbers in your garden. Ripe fruits and tasty vegetables with their blossoms are a fresh addition in the outdoor area.

The garden – a spacious living room

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If you make a small garden, you do not waive lush greenery and colorful flowers. However, pastel-colored flowers are better for a small garden, because they merge to create an optical illusion of a deeper and larger space. A round seat makes the space look bigger. For flooring, use small plates or stones. Lay a carpet to provide more security. Use a mirror surface in order to create an illusion of a larger garden.

Ideas how to design small gardens

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When you plan a small garden you should leave a little space for decorations. The selection of garden decorations is very large – colorful planters, accessories, fountains, planted shoes, etc. – your taste is crucial.

Think of vertical greening, when the horizontal space is not enough

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Add cheerful accents

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Arrange several zones in the courtyard

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A small garden can be visually enlarged even with color

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Creative tips for the balcony garden

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Useful ideas for terrace and garden – Let it be colorful!

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Install wooden pallets for vegetables

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Arrange different levels

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 Small cacti garden

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 Optimal design

Balcony Garden Planter Decoration

 Small pond

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Plant pots and hanging baskets

 Vertical greening




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