At Abele Greenhouse & Garden Center, there’s nothing we love more than some good old fashioned landscape design. Whether you’re a new homeowner whose backyard is a blank slate for your creativity or you’ve owned your home for many years and it’s time for an update, the possibilities truly are endless.

Frankly, it can be a little bit of a challenge to narrow it down to the things that your yard needs to be a relaxing oasis. As a homeowner, you want to maximize every single inch of your living space, and the backyard is one of the most overlooked places to create a space that perfectly suits your needs. So what should you do? We have a few tips in today’s post, so keep reading to learn more.

A Few Backyard Landscaping Ideas to Consider

Make It Pretty

What better way to get the most out of your backyard than with some pretty flowers? Abele proudly carries both perennials and annuals, ensuring that no matter what your ideal backyard looks like, we can help you make your dreams come true. After all, you’re much more likely to actually want to spend some time outside if you’re surrounded by beautiful flowers!

Pick the Perfect Spot

Whether you’re reading a book or enjoying a cold drink, you want to have one go-to spot in your backyard that’s just perfect. Perhaps that means a beautifully landscaped section with some brick pavers and a fountain. Maybe it means a hammock in the shade. Whatever the perfect spot looks like to you, come up with a plan and visit us to see how we can help make it a reality.

Grow Some Vegetables

Flowers have their place in a backyard, but so do vegetables! There’s nothing better than firing up the grill and putting some veggies that you grew in your own garden on there. From tomatoes to eggplants to squash to cucumbers, we have the vegetables that you need to help make your summer meals truly delectable.

Visit Us Today!

Although summer is still quite a ways away, that doesn’t mean that you can’t use this opportunity to start planning your unique landscape design with Able Greenhouse & Garden Center! We’re Saginaw’s top choice for all of your outdoor needs, and in addition to our suggestions above, you’ll be pleased to hear that we also carry trees and shrubs as well as fountains, outdoor furniture, watering cans, fertilizers, and more.

With temperatures currently in the 20s and 30s, it can be hard to imagine a time when we’ll trade in our winter jackets for shorts and flip flops, but trust us when we say that that day is coming and our goal is to be ready for it when it arrives. After all, it’s our favorite time of the year, and we’re pretty sure it’s yours too!

Voted the Greatest for Gardening Goods of the Great Lakes Bay in 2018, you can count on us to help make your backyard a true thing of beauty. Visit us today to start planning. We look forward to meeting you!