Plants

Garden design and planting design help from Home Outside

Perfect Plant Pairings

Free Garden Design help! Find tried-and-true combinations of perennials and shrubs matched to your preferences and hardiness zone. Search for the seasons you want, the colors you love, and see pairings that will work for you. Save your favorite Pairings as a PDF, print to take to the nursery, or order online from Proven Winners for home delivery.

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Garden Collections

Check out our free garden bed designs for a range of color preferences and site conditions (even deer resistance!). Each of these Home Outside Garden Collections features Proven Winners shrubs and perennials pleasingly arranged to fit a 6x8' garden bed. Specific plant varieties, a planting plan, and installation tips are included.

GARDEN COLLECTIONS GALLERY

Garden Design Consultation

Want a designer’s perspective on your landscape? Perhaps you'd like advice on where to place your favorite Garden Collections. Garden Design Coaching connects you with a Home Outside landscape designer for a one-on-one conversation about your space. Share photos of your yard, ask questions, get answers.

GARDEN DESIGN CONSULTATION

Custom Garden Bed Design

Need a detailed planting plan your yard? We'll get you started with a 45-minute Garden Design Consultation with a knowledgeable, talented garden designer to get to know your space and your needs. We'll follow-up with a custom proposal for a gorgeous custom garden planting design that fits your space and preferences.

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