Some basic tips for Landscaping around an inground swimming pool
for around pools but I like for other areas too...except the palm trees!
banana plants around pool - Google Search
Landscaping Design Ideas Around a Pool by Landscaping Austin, via Flickr
Traditional Swimming Pool with Fence, exterior brick floors
Would love to do around the pool -multiple levels of rock as a border looks neat and orderly but still natural. Also, many great landscapes at this site!
Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes. The strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away - very functional patio plant. - around the pool by kelli
Pool pots around waterfall - Gardening Layout
Flower beds can also be used to delimit outdoor spaces
Tiki torches in the flowers around the pool