There are few things that a homeowner takes as much pride in as a beautifully manicured lawn or backyard. However, a beautifully manicured backyard is just the first step! If you really want backyard for your home that creates a sense of pride (and maybe a little bit of envy for the neighbors), you’ve got to really put some thought into the landscaping.
In order to create a beautifully landscaped backyard, though, there are a lot of different things to consider. Do you simply need the right plants and trees in the right places? Do you need garden paths and a patio or even patios? If you have an uneven backyard, do you need to include terraces or things of that nature?
And these are just a few of the question a homeowner might ask him or herself! In the following 19 examples, we’re going to take a look at 19 backyards that feature absolutely amazing landscaping. Each backyard was presented with different problems due to the topography, but all of these examples have one thing in common. These are some of the most beautiful backyards we’ve ever seen!
If you’re concerned with landscaping your backyard, then you’ve absolutely got to take a look at these tremendous examples.
1. Shade from the Pergola
A range of pergolas provide much-needed shade for this sundrenched and flat backyard. Stones provide a path from the patio to the outdoor grilling area.
2. Lush But Controlled
Many will want a lush backyard that’s filled with beautiful plants and flowers. Bring some control to the lushness by including smartly designed garden paths.
3. Shaping the Backyard
By creating a unique pattern with the lawn and planted areas of the backyard, you can create something that’s instantly visually appealing.
4. Creating a Backyard Border
The subtle use of stone and concrete along the back edge of this backyard creates a beautiful divide between the lawn and the woods beyond.