The front yard landscaping should be very appealing. This is why when designing the front yard there are certain things to be kept in mind. One that you need to consider is choosing the right front yard landscaping plants. When selecting landscaping plants for your front yard, it is important to consider the characteristics of the spot you where want to put them, as well as the growth habits of the specific plant. These considerations include but are not limited to size, light sensitivity, heat and cold tolerance, drought resistance and soil requirements.