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Best Outdoor Plants for Your Hoover Property

Mulching bed around the house and outdoor plants, wheelbarrow along with a shovel. An impressive rental home counts in neat and appealing landscaping. To keep your property’s yard looking magnificent, consider the kind of outdoor plants suitable for your Hoover property. There aren’t too many tenants who like to spend loads of time and toil caring for fragile, high-maintenance plants or trees. That’s exactly why planting sturdy, low-maintenance, drought-resistant bushes and trees is one of the advantageous upgrades you can make to your rental property. This will make landscape care totally easy and ensure that your yard remains captivating and green every year.

Still, before you start planting, you need to know exactly which plants are appropriate for the climate of your area. It’s, in addition, a very good idea to check with your local regulatory body to investigate if there are any restrictions to the kind of outdoor plants that can be used. Most invasive species are outright off-limits in a handful of states. Many HOAs even impose prohibitions on the breed and number of plants that can be grown in a yard! At the same time, though you wish your Hoover home to look pretty, it is, in particular, a brilliant idea to ensure that your rental property’s yard blends successfully with the rest of the landscaping in the area. This will enable you to keep your property values high and your rental home always competitive in the market.

Selecting the Perfect Outdoor Plants

Evergreen Varieties

When you’ve understood what would work satisfactorily in your climate and neighborhood, it’s time to begin selecting plants and trees for the yard of your rental home. The finest outside plants for a rental property are those that will live out even if they are periodically neglected. Your greatest bets will be evergreens or perennials, which will return every year without having to be replenished.

Most nice evergreen plants provide radiant hues for a year, even in frigid temperatures. Nandina Domestica is a low-maintenance evergreen shrub that brings on white flowers in the spring and brilliant red berries in the winter. Try rosemary for an easy-to-grow landscape plant that can as well be used in the kitchen. In suitable temperatures, rosemary will remain green across the year, with delightful, fragrant leaves that can be used to season your favorite foods.

Durable Outdoor Plants

One of the best things with respect to durable plants is that most of them produce lovely blossoms. Such as Meadow sage. This perennial’s huge purple blooms last from spring through October and attract hummingbirds. But, in fact, very few things can compete with the golden splendor of the forsythia bush in the spring. The forsythia, which is usually used as a hedge or a natural-growing shrub, has a magnificent explosion of rich blooms in the spring and then adorable green leaves late into the autumn months. It’s an incredible addition to plenty of rental property landscapes because it’s easily flexible and not difficult to care for.


Shaded yards and big sunny areas are two of the more complex settings to cultivate plants in. But, indeed, nothing grows excellently in the shadow than the vibrant greens and golds of hostas, most known as plantain lilies. These low-maintenance plants develop attractive ground cover under trees and in other shaded places of the yard. Yet, sunny areas must also look amazing. Instead of a high-maintenance grass, contemplate planting phlox or creeping jenny. These plants spread right away but are happily not invasive, and they can form a nice carpet of blooms that never needs to be mowed.


Would you like more practical guidance on how to have a low-maintenance Hoover rental property that has magnificent curb appeal? Contact us today or give us a call at 205-793-0700.

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