Having low maintenance garden would be beneficial for amateur or lazy gardener. Yep, we know that most of people do not have much time to plant a flower at the backyard nowadays. Because of this problem, low cost garden can be the best solution. Here we are the ways or steps to create this dream garden for you. Those three steps are very easy to follow for homeowner who has extra space for gardening at their home. Moreover, it will a milestone if you got bored become an employee in this modern era.
Light Plastic Sheeting
Can you predict what you have to do with light plastic sheeting on your low maintenance garden plants? Yes, you can because we will cover some parts of the garden with light-blocking plastic sheeting. It will stop your plant’s growth and germinating into unexpected area of your garden. We know that unnecessary area will be cost more budgets if we do not cover it properly. Although it shows ugly design or look of your garden, it works to cut down your expensive cost. For your information, the covered area will allow only couch grass inside the covers. Meanwhile, you have only worked at the main garden (the area which used for your plants).
The next step of low maintenance garden plants has a correlation with previous step. Yep, you can build your own soil with these covered areas of your garden. You can plant seasonal plants such as green manures, mustard, buckwheat and many more which categorized as fast growing plants. Why fast growing because they will give you fast income too if you work as business-gardener. Moreover, fast growing plants are easy to maintain each season, right? It won’t make any cost obviously. You just chop them with scissors and then cover up again with other plants that are on the season.
The low maintenance garden design should have meadow maker. It means that you have to mow the putting green in particular time. When you let them grow up on your garden, it will bring big impact for wildlife population. You would not expect a new species of plant grow up on your garden without extra effort to grow them. Of course, it will save your time and effort in maintaining your garden, right? The scheme is simple. You just reduce your plant area and choose the best plant which you let them grow wildly. It is easier rather than you plant all of plant’s types in a single garden.