There are many different ways to have a garden and in today’s world, finding out about them is easy. All anyone has to do is look online to discover a new plant or a way to grow something. Having a garden with unusual plants can be a reality because of all the information people can find on their own that used to be a lot harder to get.
With a garden that is unique and not the norm, the first thing to do is plan out what you would like to grow. There are plenty of plants to choose from and what you decide to go with depends on what you want to see in your garden and what ity can grow. Different plants do better in hotter climates and other plants do best in colder ones.
When looking for unusual plants, there are quite a few to choose from to put in a garden. Here are just a few that could work. Not all of these plants will grow well everywhere so it would be important for any gardener to do extra research before planning to put them in their own garden. That will eliminate frustration and allow for more success.
This plant is a pretty purple in color and can grow in a container. What makes the plant so unique is what it does when someone touches it. The plant will droop making this one a fun plant for kids and adults alike and an interesting one to have in a garden.
The Bat Flower is a unique looking plant. It can grow as tall as three feet and can be a fun addition to a container garden. A gardener should make sure that they do have a larger flower pot for the plant to grow in.
White Alpine Strawberries
This plant is perfect for the strawberry loving gardener. These white berries taste very sweet and even have a hint of pineapple to them. They are easy to grow and can do so in beds or containers, whatever the garden will allow. They make for a fun snack as well as a conversation starter.
This green and unusual looking plant is a perennial vine. The plant will produce a mild, pear-shaped summer squash. They can be grown along a fence as well and can add to the decoration of the garden.
This plant makes for interesting tiny cucumbers. They only get to just over an inch long. Some people call this plant “mouse melons” as their small shape and texture remind people of bigger melons. These are also relatively easy to grow.
When starting a garden, it would be a good idea for you to make a plan before you get started. Having a plan will help your to succeed whether the garden is filled with traditional plants or more unusual ones.