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Natural landscaping is a minimalist strategy for beatifying the grounds of homes or professional buildings. The basic technique of natural landscaping is not to simply allow a space to return to its natural state, but instead to design a garden, yard, or grounds so that it is in harmony with nature. The design of natural landscapes is one that imitates areas found in nature such as meadows, wildflowers, trees, plants, and native grasses. This design technique creates environments that are easy to maintain and have economic and environmental benefits. Among these is a marked reduction in mowing of traditional lawns, water consumption, and fertilizer use and the restoration of habitat.

Natural landscaping uses native species to create privacy screens and local rocks to beautify islands ...

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