Backyard landscaping ideas for small and minimalist today may become your reference for creating your own. Not many people have a wide backyard for playground or for gardening. Yet today, even you have small space at backyard, you still can maximize its function. The concept of the backyard must be suitable with the concept of home itself.
For those who have small space of backyard, you can create your backyard as small garden. The first you have to think is the kinds of plants you will plant on your garden. Choose the one that fits with the size of your backyard. Yet, small fish pond will be good also to put, so that not many plants you will put for your garden. Grass surrounds the pond is good touch. Another way is putting plants in pots to give the green atmosphere. Hanging lamp or standing lamp will be good for garden. Besides, do not forget to put bench or chairs to gather with your family.
This requires a quite wide space, so that you can freely be creative. Your backyard can be created as an open room, install wood plank or ceramic tile as the walk path, surround it with grass, fountain and fish pond are good idea to be put. Put in on the corner of the backyard, and near it you can also have a small sun room for family gathering. Modern style might be requires extra budget for creating backyard landscaping ideas.
Another touch for modern style is the use of light. Spotting garden lamp will need your attention to create a warm and comfortable ambience. Swimming is also good idea for having a stunning backyard. You play the use of light in the swimming pool. Surround the pool with grass, palm trees are also good, it can create a beach atmosphere. Put hanging chairs, then, to strengthen the theme.
A labyrinth garden can be a unique idea. Make the landscape like stairs. For first level, put trees. For the second level below, you can make fish pond with fountain and the third level (below the second level) the labyrinth garden is created. The last design today can be applied for small space as well. Create small river at your backyard, and surround with plants and grass, then, make a small bridge on that river. Near the river, make an open space, use ceramic tile for the floor and then put wood bench or stone bench.