Planting A Romance Garden 聽

romance garden

Romance. The book industry has made billions of dollars off of the concept, the movie industry, at least as much. Romance gardening takes that feeling of love and comfort and displays it in an array of beautiful flowers, delicate arches and soothing water features. If you are looking for a private oasis in your own … Read more

How to Choose a Lawn Type

lawn grass

Of course, every landowner has big dreams of having a green lawn that they can look out at every single day. However, in order to achieve this look, it is crucial to learn exactly what kinds of plant life grow best in your area. With a bit of research, you will end up with a beautiful lawn … Read more

7 Simple Steps to Planting Hedges

Beginner's Guide to Planning Hedges

Whether you want to have some added privacy in your backyard or block out the wind from hitting your garden, planting hedges are the perfect solution. Thankfully, they’re super easy to plant, even for those lacking a green thumb. All you have to do is follow the seven simple steps below: Supplies For Planting Hedges … Read more

5 Drought Resistant Flowers

Drought Resistant Flowers

Water can become scarce during the summer. In some areas, a drought can even occur due to the high heat and low humidity. Even if you don鈥檛 live in an area that experiences droughts, having drought resistant flowers can help save on water. So here are a couple of gorgeous blooms to help you get … Read more

Soaking Shrubs During Dry Season

Plants need water to live, but it鈥檚 not that simple. Incorrect watering techniques are the number one cause of plant loss. Whether it鈥檚 providing too little or too much water, plants will suffer from poor watering practices. Here are some guidelines to proper watering during a dry season.  [photo via wikimedia] Type of Soil It … Read more

Building A Vine Tee-Pee

vine tee-pee

Vine tee-pees are excellent garden structures that aid in saving on the gardening space as well as ensuring that crops grow healthily. Constructing them is indeed very easy as it only takes minutes and a few materials to get everything ready. What’s more is that a well-constructed vine can be used in raising different types of climbing … Read more

Japanese Gardens in Your Own Backyard

rock garden

People all over the world are quickly adopting traditional Japanese garden designs for their backyard. It鈥檚 no wonder that this is becoming the new trend, because Japanese gardens draw heavily on Buddhist, Shinto and Taoist philosophies, proving a spiritual haven for visitors. The elements of Japanese gardens imitate natural elements while bringing about a peaceful … Read more

4 Fall and Winter Lawn Care Tips

fallen leaves

The colder months are quickly approaching so it is vital to start preparing your lawn for this change in the weather. By closely following the fall and winter lawn care tips below, your garden will stay protected from all the dangers that come with the chilly seasons and will be well prepared for the spring. … Read more