Category: Landscape Designing


Landscape Designing
// March 23, 2018

We will celebrate Earth Day on 22nd April. Before we delve into celebrations and start sharing messages to Save Earth, it’s important to look around and make a note of some significant innovations that can prove beneficial for our environment. In our series of #HelloGreenovation blogs, we will be looking at some marvellous ideas from…

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Landscape Designing
// January 29, 2018
topiary garden plants

What is Topiary? The art of clipping and shearing the shrubs, small trees and sometimes even herbaceous perennials into ornamental or abstract shapes is known as topiary. Topiary can be the most exciting feature of a garden with the forms of birds, animals, beasts, humans and lot more. The term is derived from Roman word…

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Landscape Designing
// September 25, 2017
principles & elements of landscape design

The line is the most fundamental element of landscaping. It creates a sense of direction and movement. If you have to design any landscape or draw a garden plan, it more or less starts with drawing lines. In landscaping, lines exist in softscape (garden plants) as well as hardscape (manmade features). Read about 10 tips for…

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Landscape Designing
// September 1, 2017
trees near power lines

So, you want to grow some trees in your backyard or close to your home, but there’s a power line nearby? While this can be a bit of an issue, it shouldn’t be one that stops you cold! Why? Because we have another helpful guide for you! Growing trees is initially a very involving and…

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Landscape Designing
// May 10, 2017
plant texture and color

Selection of right ornamental plants is essential in landscape gardening. Gardeners often focus on selecting plants with colorful flowers, size, shape and pattern of foliage but tend to overlook the ‘Texture’ of a plant or any other garden feature. The texture in landscape designing: The texture – surface character of the garden unit is important…

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Landscape Designing
// April 16, 2017
garden hedges

What are hedges? Hedges can be defined as the line of closely planted trees and shrubs that are grown in a way to form barriers in order to demarcate boundaries between two properties. For example hedges separate roads from fields, or one field from another. Hedges with larger trees are known as hedge grows. A…

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Landscape Designing
// April 2, 2017
garden ornaments

For a beautiful garden, only planting flowering and foliage plants is not enough. In a garden, several ornaments, and necessities should be provided to make it look more ornamental and useful. The beautiful hardscaping features, when used along with garden plants, make a garden complete. Let’s have a look at some of the most classic…

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Landscape Designing
// March 26, 2017
fencing borders for gardens

The best kind of home gardens are the ones where you can easily see the amount of effort that’s gone into creating and maintaining them. That could mean all the obvious things like which plants you choose, how they are arranged, the colors, how and when they bloom, etc. But it means taking care of…

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Landscape Designing
// March 1, 2017
garden path

A garden path beside being functional provides a suitable surface for walking; it can be a piece of beauty & an architectural feature in itself.  Garden paths should be used as few as possible and should run from one point to another direct in a few bold, graceful & gentle sloping curves. Trails in straight…

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Landscape Designing
// February 27, 2017
flowers that attract hummingbirds

Hummingbirds are some of the prettiest birds that can grace your garden. They are also known as “jewel birds” and can make your garden come alight with life and movement. It is known that their wings beat incredibly fast, about 80 beats per second to be exact! At that speed, their wings are nothing but…

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Landscape Designing
// February 22, 2017
rock garden landscaping

In Rock garden or rockery, the rocks and soil are arranged in a specific way to create ideal conditions for the growth of different plants. A rock garden is technically artificial in the sense that is human-made, but a well prepared and well-managed rock garden should become one of the most natural, attractive and exciting…

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Landscape Designing
// February 13, 2017
Bioaesthetic Planning

Bioaesthetic planning can be defined as a ‘conscious plan of the Flora (Plants) and Fauna (Animals) with the objective of beautifying the country.’ It includes the planting of ornamental flowering trees along the city roads, in parks, public places, and compound & houses both in towns & villages. It also includes the development of ‘nature…

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Landscape Designing
// January 15, 2017
Beautiful garden

A garden space can be much more than just a place for growing your favourite plants and flowers. It is somewhere you can go to be peaceful, to be close to nature and de-stress after a long and challenging day. Beautiful gardens can have a significant positive impact on your health and make you look…

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Landscape Designing
// December 30, 2016
Foodscaping

I feel my vegetable garden isn’t pretty enough. This is a complaint that we come across so very often. People grow all kinds of vegetables successfully in their kitchen gardens, but they also wish that their garden must look beautiful as well. In that case, you should look into the concept of foodscaping or edible…

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Landscape Designing
// December 23, 2016
garden design ideas

Landscape designing is an exciting profession. It is a unique combination of art & horticultural science. Landscaping is a field of implementing new ideas & innovations. To master the skills of landscaping, one needs to start with the basics; and what could be a better theme than designing a home garden for learning the basics!…

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Landscape Designing
// December 18, 2016
How to create butterfly garden

What is butterfly garden? The butterfly is undoubtedly the most beautiful insect on earth. We all automatically relate these colorful creatures with flowers & gardens. The concept of the butterfly garden is simple; a particular garden is developed in such a way that it naturally attracts lots of butterflies. All the plants & overall micro-environment…

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Landscape Designing
// December 4, 2016
Pebbles art

One way to keep things fresh at home is to play around with various interior design trends. Now and then, one will come up that will pique your interest and catch your eye. Newer trends like these keep the creative juices flowing, give you and your partner something to do and keep the home environment…

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Landscape Designing
// December 2, 2016
nakshatra vriksha

The concept of Astral Garden or Nakshatra Udyan is well known and it is practiced in various public gardens and nature parks of India. It is a perfect combination of Astrology, Ayurveda, Botany & Landscaping. According to Indian Mythology, each and every individual has some astral tree of their own. The astral tree is decided…

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Landscape Designing
// September 21, 2016
tyre pots

Being able to transform what others think as waste, simply adds to the beauty of nature! Thus, the trend of tyre gardening came into existence in 2006. This  trend may not be very popular because of the controversies regarding the usage of tyres due of the harmful metallic content in them. However, these components exist…

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Landscape Designing
// August 24, 2016
Outdoor Hardscaping Ideas

Don’t we all just wish for more space? Somewhere where we can further realize our imagination and turn the house into a dream home! The outdoor area of your home should be a perfect extension of the indoors, in spirit and creativity. There are so many things that you can do to turn a bland…

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Landscape Designing
// August 15, 2016
Indoor garden ideas

The best thing about creativity is that you never truly run out of it. Sure, it may feel like you’ve temporarily exhausted it at times but it always comes back like a breath of fresh air. The easiest way to keep absorbing and receiving these creative inputs and jolts to your brain is to keep…

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Landscape Designing
// April 27, 2016
butterfly flower, butterfly with flowers images, flowers with butterfly

Steps for creating a Butterfly Garden: Colourful butterflies flitting around lovely flowers are a fantasy indeed. What if we tell you that you could live the fantasy in your garden? Yes. Today, we will guide you through the entire process of creating a butterfly garden that is both enchanting and lively. Let’s explore the whole…

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Landscape Designing
// April 19, 2016

We are often left with a few spaces in the exterior of the house that do not form a particular shape and are left underutilized. But these places can be intelligently used to create extraordinary gardens. Leverage the unorganized shape of the area to create a rare and unique garden. Use the unusual outline and…

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Landscape Designing
// April 18, 2016

Front Gardens are a treat for both the visitors and the passers-by. These are a little difficult to design as there needs to be a careful allotment of space for car parks. To resolve that dilemma and help you design an inspirational garden we have illustrated four styles. Pick up the one that suits you…

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Landscape Designing
// April 17, 2016

The essential elements of a good garden design are: Light – The interplay of light and shade creates a mesmerising effect in the garden. If not natural light, various fixtures can be used to attain the desirable effect. Texture – Textures are visually enticing. These can be developed by using variations in plants and shrubs….

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Landscape Designing
// April 9, 2016

One..Two..Three..Your Garden is ready! Nothing can be as alluring as a beautiful garden at home. For those who yearn for creating one here are three outstanding ideas for you to turn into a gardener and be a host to lovely flowers! Backyard garden: If you have enough space in your backyard, you can dedicate it…

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Landscape Designing
// April 8, 2016

For creating those beautiful cottage gardens or a wild garden simply use well-clothed fences with plants so that the concrete jungle does not interfere with the unique and wild garden design. Cottage Gardens: The Cottage Garden style can be created by using appropriate paving materials and a range of plants. A little hard landscaping is…

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Landscape Designing
// April 6, 2016

This holiday give wings to your child’s imagination and create a fairy garden in the backyard. This whimsical garden type is inexpensive and exquisite. All you need is a little creativity, fairy lore, and enthusiasm to infuse life into the world of dreams. What is a fairy garden? A fairy garden is a miniature garden…

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Landscape Designing
// April 5, 2016

Spruce up your outdoor space with colorful planters, furniture and never-seen-before creativity. A beautiful space outdoors will help you relax and rejuvenate. Below are a few tips that you can use to create spellbinding outdoor spaces. Revive the space: Perk up your old furniture with new bright paint and planter box. Use cushions that are…

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Landscape Designing
// April 3, 2016

Patios are a little more than a paved area adjoining the back of the house. It is used for recreation and spending leisure time. Usually, these are boring in design. A patio with careful planning and design can be transformed into an attractive feature and also form an integrated part of the garden design. Citing…

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Landscape Designing
// March 23, 2016
topiary trees in elephant shape

The use of topiaries is associated with the early Romans. Distinct topiary gardens were formed using metal frames to support the foliage. If you are bored of seeing colourful flowers in your garden, you can simply give it a try. Here are few tips to bring a remarkable change to your garden by using these…

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Landscape Designing
// March 18, 2016

The ‘foreign style’ gardens are highly influential and very impressive. But to adapt to a particular design one needs to consider suitable climate, landscape and availability of suitable plants and materials. Japanese Gardens Japanese art in Garden Design has been refined for 1000 years. A variety of different styles were created for different purposes. For…

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Landscape Designing
// March 15, 2016
vertical garden ideas

Vertical Gardening is not only a resort to space constraint, but also is a method of adding life and greenery to a dead wall. Next time you hear your colleague say ‘I love gardening but have no space for it’; you better say Go Vertical and Save Space. Keep these tips handy when you decide…

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