Dramatic Front Yard Landscaping Designs

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http://www.front-porch-ideas-and-more.com/front-yard-landscape-designs.html Presents three dramatic front yard landscape designs with before and after pictures along with plant names for easy replication for your home.

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<ul><li> Front Porch Ideas and More Find us at PorchIdeas.com Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches Well planned front yard landscape designs add immense beauty to both a home and front porch. The best designs incorporate both foliage and hardscapes and take advantage of the physical layout of your yard. They also need to complement the architecture of the home and the personality of its occupants. Our thanks to Lisk Landscape Management Company for sharing their photos and designs. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches The right landscaping can transform a home and front porch into an aesthetically pleasing and downright more enjoyable place to live. BEFORE </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Using a combination of both foliage and hardscape, it is entirely feasible to create a work of art in your own front yard. AFTER </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Notice how the small front porch is framed with foliage of different heights, textures, and colors. The added brick walkway from the drive to the front door is an open invitation for friends and family. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Likewise, the front walkway was updated in brick also and surrounded with both colorful plants and hardscaping. The steps were elongated to give the scene a more cascading appeal. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Impatiens add additional color under the weeping willow and along the foundation planting areas. Emerald Green Arborvitae Spirals flank each side of the porch steps. Variegated Lirope are perfect grass-like plants to frame the walkway. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Adding bursts of color and plants with wonderful scents dress can enhance the appeal of any front porch. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) A canvass waiting to be painted offers lots of possibilities. How would landscape this front yard? Add trees? Cover in grass? Add foundation plants? </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Is this what you envisioned? The right landscape design can have a dramatic impact on your home. From the choice of colors to the materials, each component can add to the overall aesthetic value of your home. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) To enhance the small portico entrance, a canopy was added. Plants include crape myrtle victor, red tip photinia, variegated lirope, and river rock. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) The brick retaining wall helped to remove the slope of the yard. Additional river rock and variegated lirope frame the walkway entrance. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Create a more formal look by choosing heavier planters and adding more continuity into your planting areas. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) There are several ways to handle planting areas like this one. You could add more colorful plants and different mulch. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) Or, your could do this! Often times you can turn a rather mundane planting area into something quite eye-catching. Change the mixture of plants and add a retaining wall now youve just increased the beauty of this yard. </li> <li> www.Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com :: Your Portal to Porch Enjoyment! Front Yard Landscaping Designs For Porches (contd) For more ideas for designing and creating wonderful landscaping for your yard and porch, be sure to visit Front-Porch-Ideas-And-More.com These are just a few examples of using the right landscape design to enhance your front yard and porch. We appreciate Lisk Landscape Management for their photos and ideas. We encourage you to seek their assistance when planning your own front yard and porch landscaping. </li> <li> Front Porch Ideas and More Visit us for more info at Front Yard Landscape Designs </li> </ul>