How to Draw Landscape Design Plans?

May 25, 2023
How to draw landscape design
How to Draw a Landscape Design Plan
  • Start new document.
  • Set the page size.
  • Place a Rectangular plot without fence, set a size equal your site.
  • Surround your site with a fence, using Straight fence object.
  • Add to your drawing a Stone arch, use Rotate button from ribbon to place an object in needed position.
  • Place Small column - square at fence angles.

    Note: take first object from library and set its size, duplicate the rest with command+d

  • Add Patio object - rectangular from Landscape & Garden-Patios library and Green grass 3 from Landscape & Garden-Flowers library.
  • Base layer is ready, name it and lock from changes.
  • Select another layer as working - blue marker.

    Note: you may block only non-working layer.

  • Continue to draw objects on your site plan, use Patio - rectangular base from Landscape & Garden-Patios library.
  • Change fill color if needed.
  • Add patio - Gable roof - wooden.
  • Add some fences using Angle fence object.
  • To extend sides, drag yellow control dots.
  • Copy the first Angle fence, to make all further objects same size and color.
  • Rotate some figures using buttons on a ribbon.
  • Use keyboard arrows buttons to adjust an object more precisely.
  • Draw a house base using Patio - rectangular object, change the color and filling pattern.
  • Add Patio - L-shaped object.
  • Set the needed size using yellow control dots.
  • Change the fill and color using Inspectors.
  • Add Stone stairs, set the color and size.
  • Duplicate and rotate to add another stairs level.
  • Switch on Snapping to place figures more precisely regarding each other.
  • Add Angle fence, drag yellow control dots to set dimensions.
  • Add house roof using Ridge - slate object, add road or path.
  • Bring a roof to the front using buttons on ribbon to present it on a top of a house.
  • Add Hip end - slate and Hip roof component - slate.
  • Change fill color.
  • Go to the next layer and begin to draw water parts.
  • Add Round fountain object to the drawing.
  • Add pound using Pond - free-form object - adjust the size using control dots.
  • Change color and filling.
  • Draw a coast line using Garden path stones, this object is a puzzle shaped.
  • Bring pond to the front above the coast.
  • Add a bridge - Stone bridge 2 from Landscape & Garden accessories library.
  • Color the bridge.
  • Add some plants to a pond from Landscape & Garden-Flowers and grass.
  • Add more plants.
  • Group objects Flowerbed - square 3 and Green grass 2,
  • We will use this group in further.
  • Copy the group as many times as you need.
  • Place them all in the area you need.How to Draw a Landscape Design Plan Select them and align centres.
  • Add more objects and Ivy arch to indicate the entrance.
  • Let's start planning a leisure zone near a pond.
  • Add Patio table - rectangular object and place it around Outdoor arm chair with cushion.
  • Bring table to the front.
  • Select objects.
  • Group it using button on a ribbon.
  • Add outdoor lights to the leisure zone.
  • Arrange flowerpots on the territory.
  • Add benches.
  • Using Landscape & Garden-Bushes and trees library,
  • Arrange plants around a pond.
  • Add some trees.
  • Name the page and save the document.
  • All exporting commands are available at ConceptDraw PRO from the File menu. You can immediately apply them when your Flowchart is ready.

The possibility of exporting to variety of popular graphical formats (PNG, JPEG, JPG, GIF, TIF, TIFF, BMP, DIB, EMF, SVG) and file formats, such as Microsoft PowerPoint (PPT), Adobe Acrobat (PDF), Microsoft Visio (VDX, VSDX), Adobe Flash (SWF), Encapsulated PostScript (EPS), HTML, opens wide opportunities for you.

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Landscaping Tips

Though your home is your castle, there is no necessity to surround it with a moat. Here are 5 tips that will help you to make your landscaping feel more warm, welcoming and cozy.

1. Put some flowers nearby your entrance. Flowers make any area look more welcoming and attractive, so greeting your guests with Petunia, Snapdragon, Lily-of-the-Nile or some other garden flowers is always a great thing to do. What is more, to add some space between your house and the entrance, you can consider adding a little white fence. It will create an illusion that your front yard is bigger than it actually is. What is more, adding fence will create a great space for planting flowers to add some color and coziness.

2. Add rambling vines to make your yard look absolutely lovely. You can not deny that rambling vines always create romantic and even magical atmosphere. So why not to use this tip while decorating your yard?

3. To hide the unattractive driveway, consider adding some color, texture, and height. You can easily do it by adding various sorts of flowers. To start, create an island of green lawn right in the hub of a drive. Then add a couple of low boxwood hedges with flowers toward the back of your island.

4. If you want your yard to blossom and flourish bust still do not have enough time to maintain it, consider planting low-fuss lilies. Such flowers look absolutely gorgeous and come in the variety of rainbow hues, so you can pick the one you love most. What is more, low-fuss lilies do not care about the sort of soil, they love the sun and welcome hot, they do not afraid of drought. In other words, Crinums is an ideal flower for all those who are looking for low-maintenance solutions.

5. The last tip also touches the low-maintenance aspect. To make your life easier, group plantings into beds and islands. This will help you to avoid mowing and trimming around each individual plant, save a lot of time and even money.

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