SUMMER is well on its way now and it’s time to start spending more time outdoors.
It’s time to start thinking about what you want your garden to look like for your summer BBQ’s and garden parties.
If you’re struggling for for inspiration why not try looking to the stars for help?
The experts at Clear It Waste Collection have discovered just which garden design will be perfect for you, according to your zodiac sign.
Taurus (20 April – 20 May): Pools and luxe touches
As a Taurus you’ll love relaxing in serene surroundings, so swimming pools or natural pools with a luxury touch will be the perfect design for your garden. Here you’ll be able to relax and recharge in sheer luxury.
Gemini (21 May – 21 June): Grow your own
A Gemini is a busy sign that some say needs a clone of itself in order to get everything done, making a garden project the perfect choice for such an energetic personality. Consider growing seasonal vegetables and you’ll be in your garden year-round.
Cancer (22 June – 22 July): Low-carbon garden
Intuitive Cancers pick up on all of the energy around them meaning a low-carbon garden is a good option for you. Growing a hedge is a great way to achieve this, they store carbon and create a home for wildlife.
Leo (23 July – 22 August): Jewel colour garden
This spirited fire sign is known to enjoy the sun while holding a natural air of regality, so incorporating jewel colours worthy of a king or queen creates that royal atmosphere that any garden deserves.
Virgo (23 August – 22 September): Lux sanctuary
Earth sign Virgos are known for their practical, perfectionist qualities, so a luxury getaway in your own garden is exactly what you’ll need. Pair comfortable seating with beautiful, natural scenery to create that perfect and practical environment.
Libra (23 September – 23 October): Wildlife Conscious
Libras champion harmony and equality, so creating an environment that provides a good host to local wildlife is a perfect match for them. Simple things such as water sources, bird feeders, and wildlife friendly gardening practices will allow any Libra to thrive.
Scorpio (23 October – 1 November): Wild Garden
Scorpios tend to be strong characters and they embody independence and persistence, so the best choice here is a garden that will embrace the wild side of your personality. Consider designing a garden with lots of greenery such as overgrown shrubbery and a selection of wild and colourful plants.
Sagittarius (22 November – 21 December): Wabi-Sabi Garden
Known for being spontaneous and for having a thirst for adventure, the Sagittarius will feel at home in a garden that embraces imperfections and has a traditional aesthetic that avoids the standard sleek urban style. Consider using stones, weathered man-made objects and plants for your garden decor.
Capricorn (22 December – 19 January): Tapestry lawn
Capricorns are usually practical, ambitious and self-reliant. This makes the grass free, low-maintenance tapestry lawn a perfect fit as it will match your self-reliant nature – and allow you time to pursue other ambitions.
Aquarius (20 January – 18 February): Re-purposed
This humanitarian sign represents a mystical healer who bestows water and life upon the land, and designing a garden based on repurposed goods is a perfect fit, giving unwanted materials a new lease of life all while creating a beautiful and natural environment.
Pisces (19 February – 20 March): Herb garden
Pisces have a giving nature, so a garden that grows herbs that can be used to cook and give to others is a perfect way to put these qualities to use.
Aries (21 March – 19 April): Supersized Garden
Aries love to have a big presence. There is no better way to make your presence known than to think big. Even with a small garden you can achieve this aesthetic with large plants and/or large garden furniture.