A trellis is that one piece of architectural design that you can never go wrong with. It can make your garden look classy and sophisticated. It can add a touch of glamor to your otherwise, drab backyard! Read ahead for some great trellis designs and you'll want to get one right away!
The key to having a great trellis is to first visualize exactly what you want. Making one becomes much easier once you know what the end product should look like. Let's look into some ideas that may help you make your choice.
Alternatively, you can also have some pretty flowering vines to make your vertical trellis look breathtaking. There are different varieties of jasmine that you can choose from. Orchids too, make for a wonderful trellis plant.
One more use of an arbor trellis can be, to make it a divider between different sections of your garden or backyard. You can put up small arbor trellises to separate your flowering plants from your vegetable garden.
In case your garden is in your backyard, you can use an arbor trellis to divide the yard from the garden. It helps to segregate the different areas and gives your garden a neat and polished look.
You can design your own copper trellis and then all you have to do is go ahead and buy copper pipes and sheets for whatever design you have created. Be careful while making it as a metal trellis involves soldering.
If you do not wish to solder, you can either get the pipes cut and soldered from a hardware store or you can get the pipes cut and stick them yourself with heavy duty glue.
A copper trellis is reddish in the beginning but as it is exposed to sunlight, it darkens and becomes a deep brown that blends beautifully with the garden. Support your roses on the copper trellis, they'll look stunning! You can even paint the copper trellis in different colors and form a design on it if you have the necessary artistic inclination for it.
These were some trellis plans that you can use to slick up your garden or backyard. What are you waiting for? Go ahead and build one for yourself! You'll be delighted!