Gardens

  • 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 ....
  • Spring Flowers
    Once you catch site of the two earliest harbingers of spring, robin and forsythia, thoughts of daffodils, tulips, hyacinths, and crocuses follow quickly. But you're scarcely limited to that in plannin....
  • Growing Tomatoes
    Tomatoes are by far the most popular plant for the home garden. There is no other type of produce which offers such a startling contrast in flavor between "home grown" and "store bought." And as lon....
  • Design Landscaping
    When it comes to designing your landscaping, you need to reconcile the physical reality of your property with your creative ideas in the most satisfying way possible. In other words, most of us don't ....
  • Artificial Kentia Palm
    Have Your Mind Set on a Kentia Palm?Kentia palms, sometimes known as Howea palms, are exceedingly beautiful and very popular in interior decorating schemes. Trouble is, they're very expensive and very....
  • Vegetable Gardening For Beginners
    If you're contemplating planting your first vegetable garden, you're about to embark on a very satisfying (and delicious!) project. A warning, though: once you taste vegetables picked fresh from your....
  • Professional Landscaping
    Professional landscaping services naturally cost more money than doing the work yourself. However, if you've chosen the right team of people, the end result should be well worth the investment. Landsc....
  • Decorative Birdhouses
    Decorative birdhouses are only as good as the materials that they are made from. Flimsy birdhouses made of poor quality wood may look fine when you buy them in the store, but they'll quickly fade, ag....
  • Backyard Sheds
    A backyard shed is a wonderful convenience for many homeowners. Having one easily accessible place to safely store tools, yard equipment, or camping gear can help you get organized and perhaps complet....