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Gardening Tools: The Basics, Plus a Few Extras

by Wendy Mills 0 Comments

Every gardener has their set of go-to tools which they consider essential to the job. Tending your garden is a labor of love, and all forms of labor require the right devices. What are your must-haves? Are you first starting out, or perhaps in the market to spruce up your toolbox? We took a look […]

Annuals to Plant in the Fall – Top 10 Fall Annuals

Annuals to Plant in the Fall – Top 10 Fall Annuals
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Autumn is a wonderful time to get outside and enjoy some gardening, now that the weather is beginning to cool off. That rich, earthy smell of fresh soil, paired with the visceral experience of tending to the plants you’ve nurtured for so many months- it can be almost intoxicating to avid gardeners. But isn’t fall […]

Tips For Lawn Care In Autumn

Tips For Lawn Care In Autumn

Summer officially ends on the autumnal equinox, which falls on September 23rd this year. However, in regions like North Texas, we all know the weather does exactly what it wants! This can mean an early cold snap, or hot days stretching well into October. Either way, you want to be ready for Fall lawn preparations. […]

Garden Drainage Solutions for Clay Soil

by Justin Case 0 Comments
Garden Drainage Solutions for Clay Soil
Clay soil is thick and hard for water to flow through.

Water is vital for growth on Earth, but too many waters can create many problems in our fields. Not only does that defile the surface of our kindly maintained outside living places, but overplus water can also affect bulb rot and infections amidst plants, trees, and blooms. Now we are going to suggest to you […]

Top 10 Great Plants For Rock Garden

Top 10 Great Plants For Rock Garden

Rocks can be a common sight in your backyard or garden, but they don’t need to be a dull distraction from your overall landscape. Rather, you can utilize them to create beautiful, natural structures that blend in with your greenery. For rock gardens, the plants that will do best are those that can thrive in […]

Do You Want to Build a Garden? Here’s What to Do

Do You Want to Build a Garden? Here’s What to Do

Thinking about the landscaping job can be problematic and overwhelming at first. You need to think of numerous outcomes and aspects of your garden style, layout, views, drainage, wind, sunlight exposure and many more. The most brilliant way to approach this kind of job is to write down all the information needed in a sheet […]

Benefits Of Your Own Garden Guest Room

Benefits Of Your Own Garden Guest Room

It can be exhausting to invite people to stay in your home, particularly if they plan to hang around for a while. It can get tiring to have everybody bumping into one another and getting on top of each other in your home even if the said guests are close friends or even family. What […]

Starting a Garden to Save Money

Starting a Garden to Save Money

One of the cornerstones of frugal living is gardening. After all, there are few things that help you save money on food better than growing your own. My husband and I enjoy planting a garden. We prefer to plant items that are fairly easy to grow in our area, that we know we will eat […]