Gardens

  • 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....
  • Shed Doors
    There are many things to think about when planning a shed. What are you planning to store? How large will the shed be? What type of material do you want for your shed? So it's easy to overlook one of ....
  • Japanese Painted Ferns
    Named the perennial plant of the year for 2004, the Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum') grows almost everywhere in the United States. Hardy and low-maintenance, it enjoys well-drained ....
  • Basic Gardening
    When you're considering planting your first garden, it's easy to become overwhelmed by all the gardening advice that's available in books and magazines, online, and from well-meaning friends. While t....
  • Trumpet Vines
    A true North American native, the trumpet vine (Campsis radicans) grows fairly well across the entire United States but is most comfortable in the southeast. Taking both heat and cold in stride, it pr....
  • Herb Gardening
    Herbs are among the easiest plants to grow, and make a very satisfying garden. There are many varieties to choose from, both annuals and perennials. They can also be very decorative.A Basic Culinary....
  • Garden Streams
    Garden streams are a wonderful way to add new dimension to your existing landscaping scheme. Ponds or streams add depth, variety, and extra life to an existing garden. Water also complements gardens v....