10 Charming Garden Design Ideas for People Without a Green Thumb

Create an Archway

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Simple Ways to Create a Garden Oasis

With the start of summer just around the corner, you’ll likely be spending more time outdoors. If you’re lucky enough to have a garden to enjoy, it may be time for a landscaping makeover.

Without spending a ton of money, you can spruce up your garden yourself and make it a little more interesting with these 10 ideas.

1. Create an Archway

Archways create a sense of drama and are a fun way to establish a garden’s entrance. You can buy pre-made archways from garden and home improvement stores or make your own.

Typical climbing plants that work well with archways include flowering Clematis vines, Golden Hops vines and honeysuckle.