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Landscaping Around A Pool

We are getting ready to put a pool in. We live in Waco, TX. We are in Central Texas. I like the tropical look.

We have nothing, I mean nothing, in our back yard at all. We just bought this new house less than a year ago.

I would like some tall tropical trees/plants; and, of course, other plants/flowers to add. Some color would be nice, too.


Thanks, Brenda

Answer

Hi Brenda

Here are some suggestions for perennial flowers.


Alabama Jubilee Daylily
Alma Potschke New England Aster
Black Mondo Grass
Black Knight Canna
Bronze New Zealand Flax
Camelot Rose Foxglove
Chinese Yellow Banana

Tree suggestions

Bloodgood Japanese Maple
Crape Myrtles
Chinese Flame Tree
Dwarf Palmetto
Golden Chain Tree
Mexican Fan Palm

Shrub suggestions

Hydrangeas
Rhododendron
Spireas
Azaleas
Dark Horse Weigela
Bamboo
Ornamental Grasses

Other suggestions

Yucca
Agave
Stonecrop
Pindo Palm

I hope this helps you out.
Thanks for visting backyard-landscape-ideas.com
Frank

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