It is okay if you want to combine more than one design for your landscaping. The only thing you need to consider is the lines of unity. What is it? It is actually a connector that make some designs become well incorporated. To get a balanced look of symmetry, you cannot mix many designs whichare really different to be applied for your home, backyard, frontyard,etc. At least, they ought to have similarity which can beautify your whole landscaping in area.
There are some different ways to create a fabulous sense of unity for your landscaping, for example by having similar types of trees and plants and having trees and plants which are similar in heights. It is very easy to do yet effective to apply. If you have similar types of plants, you can feel the harmony in your landscaping, while if you plants them which have similar heights, although they are different plants, you will bring the whole design of your yard which you never thought you could do before. It will be extraordinary yet very easy to do!
Using others things than plants and trees are good for your landscaping. If you think that using flower is not effective enough because it will only bloom in particular time, so you need to find other elements of landscaping design which suit on you. Actually it is not a matter for you to use stones and rocks, or wood chips, even if you want to use marbles and granite. The key to be successful in your landscaping design is by putting them in the right place. Having stepping stones or statues will do good your your lanscaping.
Inviting animals naturally will be great for your yard and garden. You can put some butterflies and even birds to your landscaping by planting trees or flower that they like. You may discuss with your plant store or your lanscaping professional about the types of plants that can attract butterflies and birds to come. Your garden and yard can look so awesome, even they will look as beautiful natural showcase.
Afterall, you will get a balanced whole landscaping design. It doesn’t matter whether you will apply your own idea of landscaping design or you want to use the ones you find on the book or internet. Whatever it is, it should have the unity of the design to create a perfect harmony for your landscaping.