Your garden : turn disadvantages into advantages

Summer has flown by.It seemed quite recently, nurturing the tiny stems of seedlings on the windowsill, you were looking forward to when our garden will bloom, as already smell the autumn, and the main concern - to collect and preserve the harvest.

But right now you have time to think about those transformations in the garden area, which will transform your garden into an ideal.It was autumn, and harvested from the garden to prepare for winter, you have the opportunity to make any necessary changes to your site design.

main problems are amateur gardeners - bogs (or humidity), strong shading perennial trees or, on the contrary, open and rocky areas.Conventional techniques for the correction of these shortcomings are cutting down trees, land improvement podsypanie fertile soil and so on.

But there are other ways, not so difficult, and even less expensive.For example, if your site perennial shade of birch, aspen, etc., we can not cut down all the trees at once, and use the dense shadow to create a garde

n with the help of decorative undergrowth.

You can use the bushes: euonymus, dogwood White, elder, hazel, yew.In the shaded garden under the trees with dense foliage looks picturesque and the host.In addition, this plant is convenient because it is quite unpretentious, and for several decades can grow without transplanting.Also for shade gardens can approach and is undemanding to care plants as Dicentra formosa.It forms a spherical bush, which blooms from spring to autumn pink flowers.

can be created in the shadow of tree crowns kind of turf ground cover plants.For these purposes, you will approach Ajuga reptans, forming a green carpet impervious weeds.

Another plant, suitable for gardens with dense shadow - Polygonatum multiflorum.It's quite spectacular plant with greenish-white bell-flowers and large oval leaves.No less interesting plants growing in partial shade, is Bergenia crassifolia.This plant with large rounded, leathery leaves and clusters of pink flowers that bloom in May.

If your site has wetlands or soils with high humidity, something on your site, you can arrange a small pond.He will decorate the garden, in addition to the pond will collect excess water.Thus, it is draining the adjacent area.

pond can be decorated with appropriate plants, and is best suited to you Nymphaea, Potbelly, pemphigus.Also, around the pond can be planted reeds, many types of which have original inflorescence and fruit.Against the background of green sedge will look good and flowering plants: Volzhanka, Astilbe, meadowsweet, rue, loosestrife, marigold, globe flower, daylilies, irises.And if you put around the pond scenic willow weeping form, this corner of your garden site is picturesque and romantic.

But wetland areas growers faced not only with an excess of moisture, but also from the increased acidity of the soil.If the site is relatively illuminated by the sun, then on this basis will be good to grow rhododendrons, dogwood, snowberry, evkrifiya.If the site is shaded, it is possible to plant some forest plants, such as ferns.

In addition, the acidic and peat soils can create original compositions of any species of mosses, which can sit on a natural or man-made mounds, boulders and snags.

rocky soils in open areas of your garden usually creates a lot of problems.But in this case, at low cost, you can create an attractive garden using plants that feel comfortable in such places.What is this plant?Try to plant ornamental shrubs such as lilac, spirea, Japanese maples, rhododendrons.

Well take root in the rocky area all kinds of barberry, as well as ground covers and creeping forms of plants - geraniums, ferns.No less spectacular will look and conifers such as juniper.In addition, on a rocky section can be planted ornamental variegated, with brightly colored leaves of grasses.

decorate your rocky area and many species of plants, which are commonly used for rockeries and rock.It alissum, saxifrage, a young, diverse kinds stonecrops, gentian, wormwood.

If your garden area is very dry, it is best to plant it Armero, verbena, gatsaniyu, gelihrizum, baby's breath, mullein, evening primrose oil, which can withstand fairly harsh conditions, without losing the decoration.A blossoming poppies and cornflowers create a bright colorful color stain on your rocky area.