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Moon Garden Design: How to Plant a Moon Garden

Moon Garden Design: How to Plant a Moon Garden

Who said that gardens are just for daytime? Enjoy the beauty of the moon and your garden by learning how to plant a moon garden. Trust us, you’ll love it!

Many of us are slowly returning to the office, and that means we can’t fully enjoy the perks of being a plant owner. We’ll be busy working all day, and we’ll get home pretty late, but did you know that you can still enjoy the beauty of your garden and flowers even under the moonlight? Yes, it’s called moon garden. It’s currently trending because it feels and looks magical. Some gardeners say that it feels more calming and cooler since you’re chilling in your garden in the evening. It’s a perfect spot to enjoy your cup of tea before going to bed.


The Moon garden is mostly made up of light flowers that open at night. These flowers reflect the moonlight, which makes them look like they’re glowing. Some examples of gorgeous white flowers are:

  • Brugmansia
  • Cleome
  • Mock Orange
  • Moonflower
  • Nicotiana
  • Night Blooming Jasmine
  • Petunia
  • Sweet Autumn Clematis

Some of these flowers like Night Blooming Jasmine, Petunia, and Sweet Autumn Clematis does not only look great under the moonlight, but they also release a sweet fragrance that can help you destress and relax after a long day.


How to Plant a Moon Garden

The first step in learning how to plant a moon garden is to choose a site that’s easy to access. It could be the space in front of your home or maybe a small flowerbed in front of your bedroom window. It’s also important to consider the moonlight. What part of your home does it shine? Next is artificial lighting. This will be your alternative to the moonlight whenever the moon is on the wane. Choose soft lighting like tiny white string lights. You could also add a fountain or birdbath to reflect the light and make your moon garden sparkle.

For the moon garden design, you could plant any trees, perennials, and annuals of your choice. You could create a rock garden made of white rocks to illuminate the darkness.

Learning how to plant a moon garden is pretty simple and easy to do. So if you’re looking for ways to enjoy your garden or plant collection after a tiring day, try creating a moon garden in your home!

Check out our Plant Care blog to learn more about different houseplants and tips on how to keep your plants alive and healthy.

Whatever houseplant you choose to transform your home into a lively oasis, you’ll definitely need a stylish planter to display your plant baby in. No matter what your style, there’s an Omysa planter that will be perfect with your garden and home’s décor. From ceramics to fiberstone, check out Omysa’s Shop and add it to your cart!

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