The aesthetic beauty of a home can be increased if plants are incorporated in both interiors and exteriors, that is what numerous interior designers believe these days. It not only increases the natural beauty of the home, but also gives it an appealing look. The most simplistic way to do that would be a lawn or a backyard. It also comes out with some side advantages, like you could make a kitchen garden or if space permits plant fruit trees providing you with fresh fruits and vegetables which would be fully organic.
But all of these advantages come at a cost, which is maintenance of the lawn and gardens, which might be considered by many as a headache or many categorize it as a hobby. The people in their busy schedule can nit find time to maintain their lawns and plants, or simply are unaware how to do so. We will discuss how with utmost precision and smart work, the lawns can be taken care of with minimum hard work and the maximum efficiency.
Watering: It is suggested that a lawn should be watered either everyday or on alternate days. The watering of the plants should be done moderately and it should be made sure that there is no superfluous stagnant water around the plants as it stops airing of the soil. It is also suggested that it should be done in the morning and if the lawn/ garden is big enough sprinklers can be installed.
Mowing: Mowing gives your land a uniformed and systematic look with the grass having the same size. It sometimes uproot the weeds too and helps to give it a tidy look. Further it removes any possibility of pests colonizing the garden as they generally do it when the grass grows tall and wild.
Pest Control: As mentioned mowing can help to control pest. If the pest problem persists you can go for mild pesticides and some sprays might do the drill to permanently tackle the problem
Plant Rotation: Different plants have different nutrient needs and some of the flowering plants absorb a lot of nutrients from the soil. To solve this leguminous plants can be planted in between them just to ensure the soil has required minerals.
Raking: It increases the water absorbing abilities of the plants and increases the aeration of the soil and hence is a simple but very effective practice.
As for your maintaining interior plants, they generally do not need regular care, but many others require regular trimming for maintaining the particular shape.
Sometimes you might not be sure which plant can be grown in which season, or which flowers require the least maintenance. In such situations you can take help of the experts, like hiring a gardener, or simply asking any nursery attendant for advice. Maintaining a lawn would not take more than an hour of your day, and gives great returns, as you would not have to buy fancy products to decorate your house. These are some simple tips to make your garden look better, uniform and much more beautiful.