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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 […]

Fast Growing Flowering Vines

by Justin Case 2 Comments
Fast Growing Flowering Vines

Wisteria Vine Best grown in slightly acidic, humusy, moderately fertile, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun. Full sun is needed for best flowering. Can be invasive (rampant growth plus rooting surface runners). This vine needs space and a sturdy support structure on which to grow. It can be slow to establish. Although vines may […]

DIY Garden Ideas On A Budget

by Justin Case 3 Comments
DIY Garden Ideas On A Budget

Sometimes making your front or back stand out is as easy as adding a little TLC.  Most yards require some lawn mowing and gardening maintenance, but adding a few little accessories really make your landscape standout. Shine on with lights! Sometimes we can get a little overwhelmed trying to think of DIY garden ideas on […]

Best Fertilizer For Potted Plants

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Best Fertilizer For Potted Plants

Containers When you plant in your garden, the root systems have space to spread out. They have a lot of access to any water and fertilizer that is in your soil. Occasional fertilizing for plants in gardens is usually all they need. So what is the best fertilizer for potted plants? When these same plants are […]