25 Impressive Landscaping Ideas For Small Yards

A small garden space need not be a deterrent for landscaping. The sky is the limit for imagination and creativity where gardens are concerned. A small yard can turn into something really exotic with a little planning. Creating a well designed landscaped garden is not an impossible task in a limited space. These are a few landscaping ideas for small yards that range from simple and attractive to exotic and classy. They are not too expensive to create as the materials used are not so. Yet, some amount of planning can change a bare space into something that looks out of the ordinary.

A small yard is usually ends up being a dumping ground for expendable and throw away items. The pile goes on accumulating as you have no time to dispose them off. But this same space can look really attractive if you take the initiative to get it landscaped. These are some landscaping ideas for small yards that can be created in a small space and small budget. They are ideas that make the garden space look more cheerful and colorful. Add a small stone bench and you have an exotic reader’s nook. Some simple garden furniture can turn it into a breakfast area. One can do a lot of artistic stuff with a small yard.

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Wooden And Greens

The wooden fence and recliner match the beauty of the greenery and lawn in this small yard landscaping.

Wooden And Greens

Wooden And Greens

Pile Of Mud And Flowers

A pile of mud with flowering plants is surrounded by grey stones creating a beautiful small yard landscape.

Pile Of Mud And Flowers

Pile Of Mud And Flowers

Balance Of Colors And Shapes

There is a superb balance of colors, sizes and shapes in the plants that form the small yard landscaping.

Balance Of Colors And Shapes

Balance Of Colors And Shapes

Offset By White

The pink and green colors of the bushes are very well offset by the whiteness of the stones in this small yard landscape.

Offset By White

Offset By White

Leading Down

The tall bushes lead on to classy looking wooden walkway and a well-trimmed lawn in this small yard landscaping.

Leading Down

Leading Down

Just A Little

Just a few bushes are enough to create a superb small yard landscape along with the white stone pathway.

Just A Little

Just A Little

Shaded Canopy

Greenery forms a superb shaded canopy over the stonework pathway in this small yard landscaping.

Shaded Canopy

Shaded Canopy

Rocks And Pebbles

A single rock and colored pebbles match the beauty of the green plants in this small yard landscaping.

Rocks And Pebbles

Rocks And Pebbles

Simply Designed

A wooden pathway is flanked by small stones and bushes creating a lovely small yard landscape.

Simply Designed

Simply Designed

Yellow And Grey

The pinkish grey stone pathway balances the brightness of the yellow exterior walls in this small yard landscaping.

Yellow And Grey

Yellow And Grey

Sentinel Of Nature

Different size bushes stand like sentinels around this lovely natural looking rock fountain in this small landscape.

Sentinel Of Nature

Sentinel Of Nature

Elliptical Bushes

Elliptical bushes flank this grey stone pathway forming a lovely curved small yard landscaping.

Elliptical Bushes

Elliptical Bushes

Redwood And Stones

The redwood façade of this house looks great with the grey stone pathway and potted plants in the small yard landscape.

Redwood And Stones

Redwood And Stones

A Theme In Pink

Pink and yellow flowering plants form superb companions for the pinkish-grey rocks in this small yard landscaping.

A Theme In Pink

A Theme In Pink

Stonework Pit

A stonework pit is a superb way to have a small landscape with a few plants around the house.

Stonework Pit

Stonework Pit

Street Café

This small yard landscaping looks like a lovely old-world street café with its canopy and garden furniture.

Street Café

Street Café

Shaded Walkway

This small yard landscaping is perfect as a summer time walkway with its granite floor and fantastic greenery.

Shaded Walkway

Shaded Walkway

Different Heights

Neatly trimmed bushes of different heights and colors give this small yard landscaping a very pretty look.

Different Heights

Different Heights

Medieval Garden

An old fountain surrounded by colorful bushes is a superb idea for a breakfast nook. So where is the furniture?

Medieval Garden

Medieval Garden

Quantum Of Solace

For a place of solace this small yard landscaping with its stone bench and bright flowering plants is just perfect.

Quantum Of Solace

Quantum Of Solace

A Lot Of Greenery

A lot of green bushes in different shades give this small yard landscaping an irresistible rustic beauty.

A Lot Of Greenery

A Lot Of Greenery

Neatly Placed

Neatly placed short and tall bushes give this large home an attractive small yard landscape.

Neatly Placed

Neatly Placed

Stonework Magic

Short and tall natural plants get a magical look with the stone wall and wooden fence in this small yard landscape.

Stonework Magic

Stonework Magic

Flanked By Trees

This house is flanked by tall trees creating a lovely background for the lawn in this small yard landscaping.

Flanked By Trees

Flanked By Trees

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  • http://www.stuffblogged.wordpress.com Ben Stuart

    This is a great post as it show that even if you do not have a big garden, you are still able to make it look great and effective.

  • Marie

    I like Pile of mud and flowers is a good design for me. It’s looks really good. ^^

  • Kamal

    Its very Unique,more number of ideas,its nice one.

  • Ajay

    Pile Of Mud And Flowers is looking so beautiful idea for a small garden.

  • Prabha

    Yellow And Grey color combination is very beautiful and the landscaping ideas shown here are just awesome.

  • Prabha

    Just A Little one landscaping ideas is also a good one for the people who do not have enough space for landscaping.

  • http://www.facebook.com/moiicoco moii

    The Flanked By Trees is great. It’s kind of a modern style.

  • Bhring Nath Prasad

    These Impressive Landscaping Ideas For Small Yards are good idea and it will help a lot to designer to take out amazing design of house to construct it.

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