Add Interest to Your Yard with a Shady Garden. Enjoy the shade created from a Pergola on hot, sunny day.and plants will, too. Use a pergola with a slatted roof and enjoy all of your favorite shade-loving plants. I enjoy shade loving flowers!
Budget-Friendly Bench for OUTDOORS. If you are looking to ad low-cost seating to your outdoor space, build a concrete block bench like this one. To complete the look, cover it with foam cusion and throw pillows for comfort
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Pruning Hydrangeas Most hydrangea types -- pink, blue, or white mopheads and lacecaps, or oakleaf forms -- bloom on old wood. Prune these types of hydrangeas before midsummer. If you prune them in winter or early spring, you'll be removing flower buds.
"Jack Frost" has green leaves heavily overlaid with silver. "Hadspen Cream" offers green leaves edged in creamy white. somewhat short-lived, but tends to self-seed. pair with forget-me-not for blue on blue combo.
21 Easy Ideas to Beautify Your Yard - Play Up Texture Pay attention to foliage texture, as well as color. Here, for example, purple heuchera makes a lovely contrast against 'Burgundy Glow' ajuga and gray-blue stones.
7 Perennial Vegetable Garden Plants to Enjoy for Years to Come
Teacup Herbarium Plant a tea garden in your kitchen window with large ceramic teacups. Use a jeweler's bit to drill small holes in the bottoms of the cups for drainage. Herbs for tea: English mint, chamomile, pineapple sage, and orange mint.
How Do I Care for Poinsettias so They Rebloom Next Christmas?
Do you wonder why some people can take indoor gardening to new levels while you strain to keep a so-called "bulletproof" houseplant alive? Here are five secrets that will green up your indoor landscape in no time.
Find a Vertical Point Great design begins at the foundation of your home with vertical accents. Play up columns, corners of your porch, or your front entry with plant materials such as ornamental grasses or vertical evergreens.
Sometimes size matters, and sometimes a large container is just the size needed to make an impact in the garden. This galvanized steel trough adds the right height and weathered texture alongside a collection of terra-cotta containers.
How to Prepare Your Garden for Next Season
Making sure your garden is tidy now will leave you with less work when the snow melts and the garden is ready to come back to life in the spring.
Have the Most Peaceful Home Ever With This Bamboo Plant
With these helpful tips and tricks, you'll have a peaceful display to accent your space!