Gardens

  • Artificial Chinese Palm
    Can Be DangerousNot to be confused with the cheap version of a well-known handheld device, the Chinese palm is actually a beautiful houseplant. All joking aside, the real version of these beautiful ev....
  • Winter Gardening
    Winter gardening in Los Angeles, Bermuda, and other Mediterranean to tropical climates is basically spring gardening anywhere else. You can plant pansies, snapdragons, lettuce, peas and other cool-we....
  • Snow Making Machines
    If you live in a climate that gets cold in winter, yet the snow never seems to stay on the ground, it can get mighty dreary. After all, one of the few attractive things about wintertime is the snow. ....
  • Garden Benches
    Garden benches are essential to a successful garden. I'm surprised at just how many garden owners forget about the all-important subject of seating. If you don't supply your garden with places to si....
  • Sheds For Sale
    When flipping through the Sunday ads or surfing the 'Net, you may come across many types of sheds for sale. Perhaps you just moved into a new house and realized--too late--that you have too much stuff....
  • Butterfly Bushes
    A fragrant and lovely shrub long popular for attracting both hummingbirds and butterflies, Buddleia davidii (the butterfly bush, also known as summer lilac) was first imported from China as an ornamen....
  • Climbing Hydrangeas
    Hydrangeas are unpredictable. You expect a compact shrub with large leaves and clusters of even bigger bunches of flowers, and you get, what? Even when not in bloom, the climbing hydrangea--native to ....
  • Storage Shed Foundations
    If you're spending the time and money to build a shed that will last for years, you need to make sure you have every angle covered. While making sure the roof is leak proof and the structure is sturdy....
  • Landscape Shrubs
    Landscape shrubs are the ballast of a flower garden, whether you grow them as a hedge, strategically placed specimen plants, or to flank either a deck or porch steps. Depending on the climatic zone--f....
  • Composting Information
    An average family produces more than 200 pounds of kitchen waste every year, taking up about one third of the space in America's landfills. By composting your kitchen and yard waste, you can help the....