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Why landscaping your log home is important

Posted by Michigan Lifestyle Properties on March 3, 2022


Landscaping your property is important, no matter your home type. Landscaping your log home is especially important to the curb appeal of your home! Landscaping can take time and money. Creating a plan before you get started can help reduce cost, time, and give your landscaping a uniform look.

Mixing up your sizes, textures, and colors of your plants, flowers, and shrubs gives your home dimension. Offsetting each row of plants will give your home an effortless, uniform look. We’ve compiled some of our favorite shrubs, trees, and flowers to add to your curb appeal!

Our favorite shrub: Honeysuckle 

Hamamelis x intermedia Pallida in a country garden

Our favorite flower: Rose Mallow Hibiscus 

Pink mallow blossoms in summer

Our favorite tree: Red Maple 

Try adding the above plants to your log home landscape! Having multiple colors is a great contracts to the natural look of a log home. All the above plants are native to Michigan! All information was provided by R & A Landscaping & Michigan State University.


Photos courtesy of Adobe Stock. 

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