Growing a Gorgeous, Weed-Free Flower Bed

Growing a Gorgeous, Weed-Free Flower Bed

Gardening with flowering plants can be a wonderfully fulfilling hobby. Whenever the plants begin to flower, they’ll surely bring a smile to your face to see all your hard work paying off. If you’ve already got a garden and are facing problems with intrusive weeds, this article has some helpful tips. Let us guide you in effectively eliminating those pesky intruders so they can stop […]

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Guide to Fertilizing Azaleas

Guide to Fertilizing Azaleas

Azaleas are attractive and eye-catching shrubs used in landscapes, and are considered iconic. They would make a lovely option for your next landscaping project. Azaleas, with their beautiful blossoms, make a great addition to your garden area. This shrub has captivating flowers that vary in different colors such as red, pink, white, and purple. It offers early spring blossoms that stand out because of its […]

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Summer Events – Ideas for Your Parties

Summer Events – Ideas for Your Parties

In North Texas, we have long hot summers, so you’ll have plenty of time for BBQ’s, swimming pools, water fights and a bunch of other fun activities. Many family events have been disrupted by untimely rainfall, but it’s completely out of our control. However, if you decide to invest in a waterproof gazebo you’ll know full well that your event stands a much better chance […]

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Flower Beds with Rocks Instead of Mulch

Flower Beds with Rocks Instead of Mulch

Are you still undecided between rocks and mulch for your landscaping project? Here you have the chance to learn why it’s better to use rocks instead of mulch in your flower beds. When you invest in your landscape, you are not just improving your outdoors. You’re creating a beautiful view whenever you want to relieve stress. Your landscape is also perfect when you want to […]

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Best Soil Amendments for Lawns

Best Soil Amendments for Lawns

Are you searching for a solution to transform your lawn into the lush, healthy one you desire? Different from fertilizers, soil amendments, such as compost and lime, can come to the rescue. Soil amendments, also called soil conditioners, can often be overlooked and confused with fertilizers. However, they are not the same. Each plays a different and vital role to nutrient-packed soil. Here we’ll discuss […]

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Indoor Kitchen Herb Garden Design Ideas

Indoor Kitchen Herb Garden Design Ideas

If you’ve been looking for some inspiration about how you can start growing fresh herbs this fall, then indeed it’s time to have your kitchen herb garden. These herbs are an excellent addition to your recipes, by tossing a few sprigs; you can make a sweet and savory meal. This aromatic application makes a delicious meal that your neighbor will be dying to taste.  This […]

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Plants That Are Toxic To Pet Cats 

Cats are wonderful creatures known for their charm, sophistication, downright playfulness, and curiosity. Their curious nature oftentimes can be an endearing quality. However, this can also spell out their doom; thus, giving the age-old saying “curiosity killed the cat,” a bittersweet truth. Their insatiable curiosity is what compels them to explore everything and taste anything, including the plants at home. Cats DO Eat Plants First […]

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How to Preserve Seeds for Future

How to Preserve Seeds for Future

Seed preservation is one of the most important steps we can take to safeguard the future of our agriculture. Not only have seed banks become a serious endeavor of large corporations and federal entities, but for individual farmers and gardeners as well. Lets explore the best methods of seed preservation so that we can all ensure the future of our little seedlings. We’ve found one […]

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Fall Planting Ideas For The Front Yard

Fall Planting Ideas For The Front Yard

Fall is a very symbolic time of the year. The leaves turn colors, the weather starts cooling off, and kids are back in school.  This lets us know that the holiday season is right around the corner and winter is following.  Many home owners love to decorate their homes during the fall season and planting your garden accordingly should not be any different!  Fall planting […]

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Keeping Your Pet Out of Your Garden

Dog Training Tips Anyone would want their dogs to be happy and have a good time. However, no gardener will afford to have their vegetables and prized plants destroyed by pets despite their love for pets. Almost all gardeners do all they can to help protect their seedlings from the claws, paws, and snouts of their domestic dogs. Soil softness does make them an easy […]

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