Zoning your landscaping is a great way to make the most of any space that you have available. Even a very small yard can become functional and enjoyable if it is zoned properly. A good landscape designer can help you determine what zones you need to create a beautiful and useful space that your family will utilize with maximum efficiency and one that can adapt as your needs change.
Landscape zoning is simply dividing outdoor spaces into areas marked by some visible or invisible boundary and designated for a particular use. For example, your yard might contain zones for outdoor eating and entertaining; gardening and food production; flower bedding; children’s play areas; and pet areas. Each of these areas might be delineated by fencing, walls, bedding, or some other marker, or they might simply flow into each other naturally. The point of zoning is that each area of your yard has a job to do, and the landscaping elements you choose will reflect that job and work toward functionality.
A typical yard usually includes at least three landscape zones:
At Juniper Landscape Company, we work with families just like yours to create beautiful zoned landscape plans that work for any yard. Our 3D renderings not only allow us to utilize every inch of yard space to its fullest potential but also allow our clients to see exactly what their new outdoor spaces will look like when finished. If you want to learn more about how our landscape design professionals can help you create the yard of your dreams, give us a call!