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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 […]

Adding Shrubs to Your Yard: DIY

Adding Shrubs to Your Yard: DIY

If you’re looking to upgrade your landscape, but don’t want to plant a garden, we’ve got some ideas for you. Who doesn’t want to add some height and texture to their yard, rather than just having a groomed lawn with a couple of trees? This is why we’re going to explore planting shrubs.  So what […]

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 […]

Cold Hardy Tropical Plants

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Cold Hardy Tropical Plants

  If you love tropical plants and live in a zone where the weather changes abruptly from a high temperature to a really low one, you may have wasted lots of money in buying plants for each season of the year because they cannot survive the abrupt changes. However, in this article, we present you […]

Flowers for North Facing Garden

Flowers for North Facing Garden

Contrary to popular belief, a north facing garden can accommodate a wide variety of plants, including flowering plants. However, it is essential to choose semi-shade plants and protect them from stagnant water and winter cold. Discover in this article how to bloom a north facing garden. 1. Ensure excellent drainage of the pots On a north facing […]

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 […]

Best Fruits to Grow in Texas

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Best Fruits to Grow in Texas

Did you know that Texas covers nearly 270 thousand square miles? Our beautiful, expansive state is home to a massive variety of vegetation, from desert shrubs and succulents, to myriad different flowers and grasses, and even a broad variety of fruit trees.  The tropical southern valleys, lush forests in the east, and humid central Hill […]