Assessing Your Landscape Needs: Start the landscaping process by focusing on what you want from your yard.
Curved timber retaining wall with vertical railway sleepers, great against a lawn. Very low maintenance
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Create beautiful water garden ponds, hybrid ponds, and crossover ponds with the easy to clean Ahi Hydrotrade; Vortex waterfall small pond filter.
http://japanstuff.hubpages.com/hub/small-japanese-garden-design -possibly for the front-
mix of evergreens with perennials.
Landscaping with boulders | landscapeadvisor.com. I've been looking for ideas to use bolders in landscaping and so far, this is the only one that comes close. In other places, the bolders stand alone or with a plant or two, or are just large rocks.
Nice use and placement of medium and small 'pebble' type stones in this gravel garden
Check out this amazing landscaping idea for a backyard or front yard
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