Different strokes for
schools of thought feel the greater the variety the better; diversity adds to the interest
of the overall planting. It is important to decide which style suits your personal
tastes. Most people find it desirable to have 'seasonal interest' in their
landscaping, with evergreens bearing the brunt of the winter look, flowering
trees and shrubs for spring interest, annual flowers for summer color, and
varied leaf color in the fall.