Lawn and Garden Ornaments: Fun Outdoor Decorations for Any Season

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Decorating your garden with tasteful ornaments is a fantastic way to enhance your foliage, and to keep your garden colorful every season of the year. We’re all familiar with the classic garden gnomes, bird feeders, wind chimes, and those gaudy pink flamingos. But what about a more modern touch of flare for your foliage? We …

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Low Maintenance Shrubs for Texas

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Versatile, well-mannered and low maintenance are good words to describe the latest generation of shrubs that are showing up in garden centers. These varieties offer extended bloom times and they are suited for both containers and in-ground flower beds. Shrubs are a great way to add some texture and dimension to your landscape. Let’s take …

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How To Deal With Drainage Problems In The Garden

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Poor drainage can drown your flowers and affect your garden plants. Improve the drainage situation to prevent creating hazards and destroying your plants. The following steps help you transform the poorly drained area into an amazing looking garden.   Gardening in wet areas has drawbacks, but it offers great possibilities. Having an extremely damp area in …

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Choosing Healthy Plants to Enhance Your Lawn

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A lush green lawn with towering trees is a sight to behold, but vibrant garden plants add a dimension of lively texture to your yard. They make a great base for tree trunks, and they can add a beautiful accent to your porch and the outer perimeters of your lawn. Let’s explore some important considerations …

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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 …

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Guide to Fertilizing Azaleas

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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 …

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Summer Events – Ideas for Your Parties

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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 …

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Flower Beds with Rocks Instead of Mulch

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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 …

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Best Soil Amendments for Lawns

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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 …

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