The Definitive Guide to a Contemporary Garden

Gardening is not my forte, however I do long for a lovely garden to relax in. A garden that look’s great yet still has some space for the children to play.

Traditional gardens are great, apart from all the weeding, however more contemporary gardens tend to stand out from the rest.  Modern-day gardens stand out from other traditional gardens. They are unique and beautiful. Not only that they are normally low maintenance. This is just what we need in our house. We do not have green fingers.

Contemporary garden

I frequently see amazing gardens online or in magazines and think how nice it would be to have something like that. I hate our garden, the Concrete, the mess. It serves a purpose for the children, however it needs a certain something to make it beautiful.

Having a contemporary garden can be achieved. Everything depends on the design you opt for, declutter your garden space. Less is always more, once you have done that there are some great ways to achieve the contemporary garden you desire.

Garden Benches have a brilliant guide,  The Definitive Guide to Contemporary Gardening, I recommend taking a look. It’s amazing how a contemporary and modern garden can be achieved. It covers some great tips and also gives some great ideas.

One day I hope to get a lovely modern garden, it is definitely on my perfect home wish list. In the mean time I will be referring to the guide and seeing what steps I can take to make our garden more enjoyable.

Seven Garden Trends for 2018 also gives some great ideas.


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  1. October 31, 2017 / 8:00 am

    We’re still n the messy long grass full of toys stage. One day, one day.

  2. June 27, 2018 / 11:26 am

    I’d love a garden that is low-maintenance, functional yet still beautiful. Thanks for sharing, Lynsey:)

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