Landscape Plans

Creating a landscape plan is often the first step to a successful garden design. To help you decide what to include in your landscape plan, we have plenty of tips, sample designs, and ideas to get you started. Whether you are looking to make over your entire yard or just want to spruce up a small area, we've got you covered.

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The Past Winners of Our America's Best Front Yard Contest
An intrepid gardener creates a tropics-inspired oasis in an unlikely part of the country. Meet the winner of Better Homes & Gardens' first-annual America's Best Front Yard Contest in 2019.
These Real-Life Gardens Impressed Us as America's Best Front Yard Finalists
These lovingly landscaped spaces made it to our top ten list, out of nearly 1,800 submissions.
3 Easy Ways to Dress Up Trees in Your Landscape
Shade trees are one of the best investments you can make in your landscape. Enhance their beauty and help them stay healthy with these simple tips for making the most of the space around them.
12 Before-And-After Garden Makeovers That Will Inspire Your Next Outdoor Project
Even something as simple as swapping out a few plants can make a big difference!
What Percentage of My Home's Value Should Be Put Into Landscaping?
I would like to redo the landscape in my yard and need help establishing a budget. What percentage of my home's value should be put into landscaping? What percentage of the money put into landscaping can I expect to get back if I were to sell? How much will my house appreciate due to professional landscaping?

More Landscape Plans

Before-and-After Cottage Garden Makeover
See how this weedy wreck became a gorgeous cottage garden overflowing with idyllic landscaping touches.
A Small Backyard

This small backyard landscape plan is comfortable all year round, and enlivened with seasonal displays of color a fragrance.