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Fast Growing Evergreen Shrubs Texas

Fast Growing Evergreen Shrubs Texas

Shrubs are a cornerstone to a great landscaped property. Planting fast growing evergreen shrubs in Texas is not very difficult to maintain.  Evergreen shrubs are heat tolerant and usually can stand up to Texas winters as well.  These shrubs are available in a variety of sizes and can used as a decorative shrub or used […]

Landscaping with Water Features

Landscaping with Water Features

The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Different Types Of Landscape Water Features If you want to make your outdoor space more attractive, you should consider adding a water feature to your landscape. Depending on the type of water feature that you choose, it can either act as a central component of your landscape or it can […]

Poisonous Plants For Humans and Animals

Poisonous Plants For Humans and Animals

Even a beautiful flower can harm you.  This is not just a figure of speech, but a literal one as well. Plants add color, beauty, and life to our gardens and homes, however sometimes should be grown with a little extra caution. Many common plants are also poisonous plants. Whether its summer annuals or shade […]

Summer Flowering Plants For Pots

Summer Flowering Plants For Pots

Flowers are beautiful creations that can effortlessly grab the attention of the people around them. With countless varieties of flowers that brings cheerfulness, happiness and a serene feeling to many people. There are many instances where you don’t have room or time to manage a garden full of flowers.  Some folks may have limited room […]

Best Summer Annuals For Texas

Best Summer Annuals For Texas

These best summer annuals for Texas are lovey and fragrant.  A can’t miss for Texas gardens. Proven time and again to be consistent and dependable for your garden. If you’re looking for a plant that will flourish in our hot tropical summers then look no further. For a list of perennials for shaded areas click […]

Texas Perennials for Shaded Areas

Texas Perennials for Shaded Areas

It is no secret that Texas can get hot in the summer, therefore has plenty of sun to go around.  What if you have tall shade trees in your yard or part of yard doesn’t get very much sun?  Many plants require at least partial sun to flourish and sustain growth. The conundrum is that […]

How To Make a Pallet Garden Bed

Everywhere you look now a days you see certain life hacks that people post in social media.  These life hacks are really easy to follow and can usually be completed with some effort and a little bit of money.  It should come as no surprise that many people in social media have become enamored with […]

Lawn Aeration Benefits

Lawn Aeration Benefits

What is Aeration? Lawn Aeration allows more air to reach between the soil and roots. Core aeration is the process of mechanically removing small plugs of thatch and soil from the lawn to improve natural soil aeration. The lawn aeration benefits from this process will help your lawn grow healthier and reduce maintenance requirements. Improved air […]