Best Foundation Plants for Stellar Curb Appeal.  Plantings that ring the base of your home should do more than just conceal the foundation. But just hiding that juncture with a tight fringe of evergreens isn't the answer. Neither is a one-scheme-fits-all formula. "Two conical things on either side of the front door with two tall things on either end of the house with lower things in the middle—that's a dated approach." Here, foolproof planting tips to boost your curb appeal.

Best Foundation Plants for Stellar Curb Appeal

Plantings that ring the base of your home should do more than just conceal the foundation. Here, foolproof planting tips to boost your curb appeal

A Southeastern native, Fothergilla has a lot to offer for modern landscapes. Growing just 1 to 4 feet tall and 2 to 4 feet wide, this compact shrub can be tucked into a perennial border or a narrow foundation planting. It prefers rich, slightly moist, acidic soil and a sunny to partially sunny location. It’s prized for its white, bottlebrushlike spikes of fragrant spring flowers and spectacular fall foliage. Zones 5-8 Seasonal Highlights: Fall: Leaves turn shades of red, orange, and…

Native Plants With Seasonal Appeal

A Southeastern native, Fothergilla has a lot to offer for modern landscapes. Growing just 1 to 4 feet tall and 2 to 4 feet wide, this compact shrub can be tucked into a perennial border or a narrow foundation planting. It prefers rich, slightly moist, aci

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Love all the boxwood with florals combos. Janice Parker Landscape Design - IDA Award Winner Ferrill Bancroft via Urban Farmgirl onto Garden and Landscaping - Great Yard Ideas

Do's and don'ts of foundation plantings. Photos, drawings and an abundance of suggestions to guide how best to enhance and frame your home's exterior and connect it to the land it is built on.

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A useful home landscaping guide – what plants to use where around your home's foundation.

A useful home landscaping guide -- what plants to use where around your home's foundation - something to keep in mind as I redo my front yard plantings.

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Top Curb Appeal Plants That Make for the Prettiest Homes: Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla)

Catmint (Nepeta) Height: in. Zones: Best for: Adding hardy, drought-tolerant color anywhere along your fou.

My front is so boring.  I would love something lush like this.

Foundation Planting Basics

side yard: river rock used as mulch with limited but interesting plants.

side yard: river rock used as mulch with limited but interesting plants. This will work on my side yard!

Foundation Planting Plan and guide. A colorful alternative to the standard all-green landscape, this foundation planting mixes broad-leafed evergreen shrubs and a sculptural tree with flowering perennials and groundcovers.

Foundation Garden

for front of house Foundation Planting Plan and guide. A colorful alternative to the standard all-green landscape, this foundation planting mixes broad-leafed evergreen shrubs and a sculptural tree with flowering perennials and groundcovers.

foundation planting basics...I am obsessed with improving our shrub situation

Foundation Planting Basics

Evergreen foundation plantings aren't just beautiful, they insulate from cold winter winds and help lower heating bills.

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