Need design help!

libratravelMay 8, 2014

We purchased this home last Labor Day and now need help redesigning the space in front of the picket fence. Currently, it is full of wildflowers ( echinacea and others) that grew out of control. I want a cleaner look. The new picket fence is on its way and I was considering three endless summer hydrangeas; however I would be very curious what people recommend. Grasses? Ornamental trees? Also , mulch or river rocks to cover the weeds?

It is north facing however there is adequate sunshine all day.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Hydrangea work,Also You could add azalea,fern,j-maple,dogwood,forthia,hosta,cedar.match each other and a design are important .

    Bookmark   May 8, 2014 at 8:32PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Women Landscapers?
I am one. Any others out there? Do you hire women workers? If...
Show Me Your Small Private Backyard Landscaping
Looking for picture-based examples of up to a 1/4 acre...
Bob Sislow
Need privacy in backyard on three sides (zone 6)
I really like my neighbors but I live in the suburbs...
Where to find 3/8" minus gravel in NY/NJ??
Our community garden is planning to rehabilitate our...
Need tips to make garden spiral
so this is kind of embarrassing but I don't know how...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™