Plants By Type
Landscaping around pools
There are many reasons why the landscaping around your swimming pool can be important. Maybe you want a little privacy from the neighbors or you just want something that will compliment your pool and really show it off. Whatever your need, you need to consider which plants would look superb. Consider planting trees near your pool though. For example, you don’t want to plant an oak or maple near your pool or your pool will be full of leaves. These trees also have quite a large root system and can, over time, damage your pool. And you will constantly be getting the leaves out of the pool. A good, evergreen tree is a wise choice to include around the pool. Not only are they low maintenance, but they stay green all year as well. Wise choosing about what plants you want and research will make the landscaping around your pool beautiful. Anytime you use plants, and they provide a beautiful way to blend your pool with the environment around it. For example, if you choose plants which will grow tall, they will grow tall enough to provide you with a sort of privacy fencing. Be sure that you consider low-maintenance plants, trees and shrubbery. Depending on where you live, the palm tree can be a beautiful addition to the pool landscape.
Blue Hydrangeas add color and beauty to any landscape.
The yucca plant is another great choice. If one wants color, you can consider some of the many beautiful perennials and include those in the landscape. Many are low maintenance and would be a great addition to the landscape around your pool. You also need to look at your patio around the pool. One can find deals on patio furniture to compliment your pool area without breaking your bank account. It is wise to try to get these at the end of summer, when most lawn and garden companies put them on sale. Fencing is another addition. In some places, it is mandatory to include a fence around your pool. You do want to plan the landscaping around your pool well so that it becomes a wonderful addition to your home.
Christmas Ferns look perfect around pools.
Anther great and reputable friend of our's is Tennessee Wholesale Nursery. They have an extensive selection of pool plants also.