Coastal Home Tropical Landscaping Ideas
Of course, a tropical planting theme would be a perfect choice for a lot of coastal areas and home styles. Still, Tropical landscaping doesn't always mean coastal and coastal doesn't always require a tropical landscaping theme. What deoes matter though and will ultimately determine plant type is the type of plants that work with the area and climate.
A Mediterranean landscape doesn't necessarily have to have Palm trees. However, most often because of the style of home, Mediterranean yards will use Palm trees and other Mediterranean plants to create the atmosphere of the landscaping to match the home. This coastal home could work with most any design style or theme. However, because of atmosphere, climate, and location, the tropical plants are being used.
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