Ideas for Decorating your Garden
Although your garden should stand out and be beautiful on its own,
garden decorations can really add an extra sense of whimsy and fun to
the environment. There are so many options out there when it comes to
garden decorations, that it can be a really fun and creative process.
Birdbaths make lovely garden decorations and provide an oasis for the birds to come and feed and wash. A bird feeder is especially lovely in the spring time and can provide a real sense of calm. Wind chimes
are another lovely garden decoration. They make a beautiful, soothing
sound that can give your garden a nice spiritual appeal. Garden statues
are another popular item. Buy some stone sculptures of small animals
and place them throughout the garden. This can give it an almost
Trellises are a wonderful addition to any outdoor garden.
Purchase a “crawling plant” such as ivy and have it grow at the base of
the trellis. In time, the ivy should creep up and grow all around and
on the trellis, giving it a natural, organic, and warm feel. Concrete
or wooden benches provide a sense of homeliness and are a real oasis for
visitors. Find a lovely small patio table and place it beside the
bench so you can sit your drink or book on it, and you’ll find yourself
spending more and more time in your garden reading or entertaining
friends. Gazing balls
are another lovely garden decoration. These lovely spheres give a
splash of color and a mystical sense to any garden. They come in a wide
variety of beautiful colors and make your garden really stand out.
Shop around at various garden supply stores and see what neat ideas you
can come up with to make your garden a personal place for relaxation and