Creating the ultimate outdoor space has never been easier thanks to our tips and tricks for backyard landscaping. Get inspired to start—and complete!—your next garden project with the help of these great ideas.

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How to Create a Gravel Garden, an Eco-Friendly Landscaping System That Requires Minimal Water
The low-maintenance, sustainable garden type is designed to flourish with little water and requires no soil amendments, mulching, or diligent weeding.
Where to Find Garden and Landscape Inspiration, According to Leading Exterior Architects
With so many plant species to choose from, building your garden can be a rather intimidating task. To help, three designers share their top inspiration sources.
How to Grow and Care for Petunias, Which Thrive in Everything from Containers to Garden Beds
Add these showy blossoms to your summer planters or plots for a burst of color.
8 Gorgeous Front Porch Landscape Ideas That Will Add Some Serious Curb Appeal to Your Space
Why save the garden for your backyard when you can add fresh greenery and blooms to the front of your house?

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Take a Tour of the Prolific Vegetable Plot at Great Dixter, a Legendary Garden in the United Kingdom
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The Best Front Lawn Landscape Ideas That Will Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

These simple modifications or additions will add sophistication and style to the front of your house.