Landscaping beds are designated areas for growing decorative plants. They are usually edged with brick, stone, or steel edging. Many styles are available when designing a landscape bed. They can be informal with a laid back atmosphere, or more sophisticated and formal.
- An informal bed does not require much trimming or cutting
- Mix texture and colors in an informal landscape bed
- Rock gardens with outcropping boulders can make use of rocky slopes in the yard
- It is best to have a good mixture of deciduous plants and evergreen plants in your landscape bed