Island Beds are a type of decorative gardens which completely transform the look and elevate the appeal of a lawn. Island beds are mostly constructed in the middle of a lawn and are an easy choice for budding gardeners. It serves as a decorative piece in the backyard or the front lawn and provides a soothing respite from the concrete walls one finds all around. While planting flowers or herbs in an island bed you must keep in mind the overall look you want for your lawn. Flowers such as daffodils and tulips are an ideal choice to provide the necessary colour palette for an island bed garden.