Gardens

  • Container Gardening For Small Spaces
    Egyptian tomb paintings dating from 1500BC illustrate lotus ponds surrounded by rows of palms and acacias. The Persians, Greeks and Romans cultivated spectacular gardens. Growing things, whether for c....
  • Tropical Hibiscus Flowers - How To Care For Them
    One of the most beautiful flowers in the world belongs to the Malvaceae family, it is the Tropical Hibiscus. Similar flowers in relation to the hibiscus are the “hardy hibiscus”, the “Confederat....
  • Square Foot Gardening
    Square foot gardening is a concept developed in the 1980s by Mel Bartholomew. Proponents of the system say that you can raise five times as many crops in the same space as a traditional garden. Trad....
  • Pool Lighting
    Pool lighting is a must for your backyard pond. If you've put time, money and effort into installing your pond, why let it disappear into darkness when the sun goes down? Special underwater lighting i....
  • Decorative Birdfeeders
    Decorative birdfeeders are perhaps the most charming of garden decorations. Water fountains are musical and lively; benches are inviting and practical. Decorative birdfeeders, however, are fascinati....
  • Vinyl Garden Sheds
    "Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow?" The modern gardener knows the answer to that question: with lots of hard work! Having good quality gardening tools helps take some of the elbow....
  • Ornamental Grasses
    Whether you're an avid gardener or just turn your head at a lovely garden, it's hard not to appreciate the texture and character that ornamental grasses add to the curb appeal of almost any property. ....
  • Rubbermaid Storage Sheds
    If your garage is overflowing with garden tools, sports equipment, or other outdoor equipment, it may be time to install a storage shed. There are many options available, from wood or metal to plastic....
  • Hosta Plants
    Hardy plants that originated in the Far East, hostas thrive in the United States today in USDA zones three through nine. In lay terms this means between the Canadian border and northern Florida. Of th....
  • How To Build A Garden Shed
    The most important part of building a garden shed is the preparation that goes on before you saw a single piece of wood or unwrap your shed kit. It may not seem as fun as picking out a paint color or ....