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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 […]

Benefits of a Kitchen Garden

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Benefits of a Kitchen Garden

Before we embark on this discussion about the importance of the kitchen garden, you must have seen some un-utilized space in your property. This space can quickly be turned into your kitchen garden. Or maybe, the balcony area, courtyard. These areas can be significant in growing your small garden for primary produce. You don’t have […]

Veggies To Plant In The Fall

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Veggies To Plant In The Fall

Quick Veggies for Fall Planting and Harvest The fall season can yield a good variety of vegetables that can be harvested before the winter season begins. In some warmer climates in the southern areas of the US, these vegetables can grow into the winter season as well. Veggies To Plant In The Fall Select the earliest […]

Landscaping for New Homes

Landscaping for New Homes

When you purchase a new home, the builder usually includes newly planted sod, a sapling in the front yard and not much else.  This essentially provides you with a blank canvas for landscaping your new home.  Where to begin landscaping for new homes? Know Your Soil Conditions Before you start breaking ground and building your […]

Fast Growing Flowering Vines

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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 […]