Landscaping is by no means an easy task. It requires patience, skill, and money. However, desert landscape design definitely complicates things a little bit by virtue of most desert cities having limited resources. So if you are planning to do some landscaping on your home, and you happen to live in a desert city region, you might want to check out the tips below:
With desert landscape design, you can’t rush in without any plan. You have to carefully choose the plants and hardscape elements and make sure they keep the theme in mind. The fact that water will be limited and many plants will struggle to survive means that you also need to have a contingency plan for irrigation.
Many novice landscapers fail to take the house into account, resulting in a desert landscape design that looks good, but looks out of place because it contrasts with the house. So during the design stage, make sure you picture what your landscape looks like alongside your house.
Desert Landscape Design is all about experimenting with plants and garden elements that have a variety of contrasting form. You can choose different colored rocks, stone, and gravel until you find ones that gel together.
Sometimes, it is best to accept the fact that desert landscape design is a complex and difficult task. There is no shame in delegating the responsibility to professionals. It will save you a lot of headache, will ensure optimal use of your budget, and will result in truly astounding landscape designs. Contact Water Wise Landscape today and we will give you a FREE quote.
Hudson Hale graduated with honors from Cornell University in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Landscape Horticulture. He was hired by Environmental Care Inc. and worked with them in San Jose, CA until 1982 when he transferred to Palm Springs to help them open a new branch as General Superintendent. ..
Since 2007, Water Wise Landscape provided exceptional service to our customers and work to promote eco-friendly and thriving landscapes. Whether it’s improvements to an existing landscape or a new construction, we have the staff and experience to walk you through all the stages of installation from design to construction to maintenance.
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