A Guide to Choosing the Best Landscaping Plants

guide to landscaping plants

Landscaping is fun, and it’s a fantastic feeling to be able to express your creativity.

Landscaping is fun, and it’s a fantastic feeling to be able to express your creativity. We’ll take care of the hard work for you as you have fun planning your dream landscape. It takes a lot of know-how to pick the right landscaping plants, but we’re here to help and inform you about some things that you should consider. Here is a guide to choosing the best landscaping plants. 

Where You Put the Plants Makes a Difference

One thing that you will have to consider is the position of the plants. If you choose to put plants at the front of your home, then you want to make sure that they complement your home’s front exterior. Take a lot at our landscape design gallery and see if you can visualize any of these plantings accentuating your home. It’s beneficial to look through our gallery, watch HGTV, or scroll through Pinterest. However, every home is different. What may work for a Georgia home may not work for a Maryland home. Therefore, you indeed want to pick plants that fit the style of your home. You also have to consider the layout of your home. 

Consider What Plant Colors Are Perfect For Your Home

Some homeowners appreciate gardens with small pops of color, and others want their entire yard to be full of color. Then, there is the third type of homeowner that barely cares for color at all. Neatness is the only thing that matters to them. We suggest that you consider where you fit on the color spectrum. After deciding this, it makes it much easier to determine what plants will work best for your landscape.

Sunlight, Soil, and Weather are Significant Factors When It Comes to Landscaping

The reality is that some plants grow better in Maryland than others. There are plants that are sunlight-sensitive and wither with ease. You should place these plants in the shade. There are other plants that grow well in humid temperatures. With these factors in mind, picking any plant isn’t the best idea. Luckily, we’re landscaping experts, and you don’t have to make all of these decisions by yourself. We pride ourselves on installing and cultivating healthy landscapes for anyone that hires us. Are you interested in landscape design? Then give us a call. 


At Honeysuckle Nursery and Design, you will get construction and maintenance crews on site who have a minimum of 10 years of experience in all types of landscaping and hardscaping. Our designers will work closely with you to understand how you want to use your space so that we can make the most of your entire site. We are committed to providing complete customer satisfaction and will work with you along every step of the way to be sure that you are happy with your new trees. Please be sure to visit our gallery page for unique, creative designs and inspiration! 

Whether you live in Anne Arundel or Howard Counties, we can help you experience your dream space in Annapolis, Davidsonville, Millersville, Ellicott City, Clarksville, Columbia, and surrounding areas. We specialize in Landscape Design & Maintenance, Swimming Pools, Hardscape, and Natural Stone, Water Features, Outdoor Living Spaces and more! Dream, Create, Experience with Honeysuckle Nursery & Design by calling 410-849-5119 or email us to schedule your free no-obligation estimate today. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Houzz, and YouTube!

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