Low maintenance gardening allow you to leave for a week or more, and the plants can fend for themselves. Low-maintenance gardening is commonsense gardening. If you want to have a no fuss gardening, then, here are some gardening ideas that are truly low-maintenance. While some native plants may still be on the fussy side, most of the plants native to your area are low-fuss, low-maintenance beauties that not only make your garden look better, but also help maintain the environment. Native plants evolved with the soil, temperatures and wildlife of the area you call home. They’re more than capable of taking on whatever weather comes their way and as such, they’ll take a load off of your maintenance list. Another low maintenance gardening ideas is using rocks. Rock can provide you with benefits that include no maintenance, aesthetic appeal and it works as a great mulch in some instances.
Forego grass-covered paths through the garden and lay out crushed gravel instead. It’s a no-mow miracle for some landscapes, plus the neutral grays and browns can complement various different plants. Natural or fake boulders can also be focal points in some parts of your garden. Applying one of these low maintenance gardening ideas in your garden will cut down on the amount of work you’ll perform and increase the amount of time you can relax in your garden.