Low Maintenance Shrubs for Texas

Low Maintenance Shrubs for Texas

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 a look at a few varieties that will add beauty […]

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How To Deal With Drainage Problems In The Garden

How To Deal With Drainage Problems In The Garden

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 your property poses problems to your gardening venture. Turn the […]

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Perennial Shade Plants

Perennial Shade Plants

Plants come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors, and they easily brighten up any space. If you want to accent a shaded area in your yard, or bring a burst of life to your home or office, perennial shade plants are your best bet because they can thrive in minimal sunlight. What is a Perennial Plant? Perennial plants grow in both summer and […]

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Choosing Healthy Plants to Enhance Your Lawn

Choosing Healthy Plants to Enhance Your Lawn

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 when choosing the right outdoor plants. Check For Pests and […]

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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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