Tropical gardens are becoming a popular way to spruce up any outdoor space.
It complements numerous home designs and provides a space to relax outdoors.
Many people are interested in creating a garden space as they’re spending more time at home.
We’ve helped many of them build their tropical paradise garden.
As the name denotes, a tropical garden differentiates itself from others by having plenty of tropical plants.
Plants in these gardens often have huge leaves and tall plants. To survive, these plants need proper irrigation and heavy mulching.
While these gardens became popular in tropical areas, many can emulate their design in non-tropical regions.
It requires careful choice of flowers and plants.
Some plants can survive in dry seasons, while others will need more water. Direct sunlight is also a must, which is why these gardens are often placed in the sunny areas of a home.
Tropical gardens are lush and vibrant.
The choice of plants is an essential part of its design. A good starting point is to select plants that have interesting textures and irregular leaves.
Exotic plants are the ones that make up most of the garden.
Some choices we recommend:
Looking at tropical gardens from the internet is one way to find inspiration for a design you like.
You can replicate or combine many designs to your desired preferences.
Color and size are always considerations when it comes to the plants for your garden.
When it comes to the accessories and furnishings that come with the garden, it is essential to match the tropical theme.
Choose items that reflect a more laid-back lifestyle. If you’ve been to any vacation island spot, then designs from there are an excellent place to start.
Some things you can add to the garden:
Replicating a native island environment requires the use of natural materials.
One way to approach a tropical garden is to make it a secluded paradise.
By narrowing the view and creating pathways that wind through the foliage, you can immerse yourselves in the environment.
Here are some other materials you can use:
You can also use outdoor design elements such as sculptures to finish the garden design.
You can opt for something natural like a large rock formation or go for more classy stone sculptures. You can also add other structures by the garden, such as a tiki bar.
Maintaining the garden will be a significant factor to think about after its creation.
While tropical gardens don’t need a lot of maintenance, you have to ensure enough provisions.
Sunlight and water have to be adequate. Regular cleaning is also a must in maintaining its beauty.
Southern City Farm has supplied exotic plants to landscape contractors and residences.
We are one of the most leading sources of ornamental landscape plants in New Orleans. We also offer sprouts, microgreens, edible flowers, and herbs.
Our expertise when it comes to plants, has helped make many satisfied customers.
We’ve also worked with businesses for landscaping, creating many beautiful tropical gardens.
Here are some things we can help you with:
We can help you choose the right plants, and suitable materials to fit your garden vision.
Your tropical paradise garden is one call away.
Call us to know more about the services we provide: 504-214-7521