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The Beauty of Adding Roses to Your Home and Landscape

The Beauty of Adding Roses to Your Home and Landscape

What IS it about roses that we all find so enchanting? Maybe everything?? Their fragrance- second to none; their abundant, voluptuous blossoms; the voracity with which a rosebush will spread if allowed to… Perhaps we even find the contrast of soft petals and strong, thorny stems somewhat relatable, as well? Suffice it to say, you […]

Shade Loving Foliage Plants

Shade loving plants give any botanist the double pleasure of thriving both inside and outdoors. These versatile creatures are happy to decorate a tabletop, a patio, or a shady area in your garden. In fact, there are several which require very little tending at all. Many gardeners enjoy flowering plants to liven up their living […]

How to Create Your Own Rock Garden

How to Create Your Own Rock Garden
Backyard garden landscaping with paver bricks patio hardscape trees potted plants shrubs pond rocks and decor

If it’s time to renew your landscape, rock gardens make a beautiful and creative addition to your yard. These typically consist of a mix of rocks, boulders, sand, gravel, and whatever other ornaments and vegetation you choose to add. For those with an artistic eye, a variety of materials can be implemented to create a […]

Choosing Backyard Loungers and Shade Sails

Choosing Backyard Loungers and Shade Sails

The backyard is an ideal place to relax. However, you need exceptional outdoor loungers and shade sails to optimize your comfort and get the most out of your outdoor time. It’s important to know what you’re looking for, as there are various designs, materials and decorative styles available. Here is a review of the pros […]

Create your Flower Bed

Create your Flower Bed

Getting creative in your garden can elevate its appearance and give you a sense of accomplishment for the work you’ve done. There are various techniques to enhancing your yard, and one of the most rewarding is creating your own flower bed.   Flower beds create a sense of balance to the overall layout of your […]

Best Flowers to Plant in Texas

Best Flowers to Plant in Texas

Living in the heat of Texas can be a challenge, and this is certainly true for growing flowers. Keeping your flowers healthy when the temperature reaches the triple digits is quite tricky. If you want to plant flowers in Texas, here are some heat-friendly recommendations. Zinnias: This is a warm-climate plant that’s quite popular in […]

Fast Growing Trees

Fast Growing Trees

Our land is covered in myriad different tree species, and they’ve always played an integral role in human life. With an ever-increasing human population, it’s important that we continue nurturing our natural environment to maintain healthy ecosystems. Wood is used for a vast number of products, including books, furniture, and architecture. If you want to […]