A backyard that needs to serve multiple purposes -- entertaining, play and vegetable gardening -- gets a facelift.
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Martine Henry's family loves to spend time in their backyard. Unfortunately, it lacks a coherent sense of style and fun. Henry has asked for help from host Susie Coelho and landscape designer Shirley Bovshow to bring in whimsical elements to make their backyard a special place for everyone in the family with separate areas to entertain, play and grow vegetables.
Before: This small yard needs to work a little harder to please its busy owners and their two kids. They'd like distinct areas to entertain, play, grow vegetables and showcase a fairy garden.
Learn how each square foot of space was utilized in this small backyard, which features feng shui style.
An inviting, cottage-inspired garden combines lots of flagstone and colorful flower beds.(4 photos)
A backyard in disrepair is transformed into stylish garden suitable for the entire family.(5 photos)