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I live in a rural area....small towns/ farms, ,- no garden tours here,,,I love to garden with easy care plants , perennials and shrubs, that once established do pret... See more
I had my wooded backyard cleared of all the small trees, ivy and brush. I want to till it so it will be suitable for planting, but there are a lot of rocks and some s... See more
We have the worst neighbors ever! They complain about everything! They hate dogs so they complain every time our dogs bark one time (not exaggerating) they have fabri... See more
Get your imagination working! ;-) May be purchasing this beautiful rancher soon and I'm dreaming! What would you put in the 8x6 foot recessed area that backs up to th... See more
my husbands late wife planted this lovely red rhododenron plant 5 years ago along the back fence .I love admiring it in the summer when it has the most beautiful red ... See more
Best plants and placement for low maintenance plants in Zone 8. Want to make this area a complete bush/flower bed.
I live in Maine. I have one side of my house that is shaded by a large maple tree. Will Hosta grow there in the shade, or do they need sun as well? What kinds of flow... See more
I love big trees, but grass won't grow under them. Our ground is hard clay. What can I grow in the shade?
I have a rather large side yard that I would like to plant some fast growing trees on and would like some advice as to what to choose. It is a sun all day area and th... See more
I have an almost vertical sloping hill in my backyard, so difficult to cut. I want to either plant a fast growing ground cover that is inexpensive, or cover it with s... See more
Hey there, I am totally new to the home gardening thing, I'm trying to find of the best beginners advice on what I need to do to make a cute little garden. So far I h... See more
Want to turn walkout into a little patio. What's the easiest material to use to increase the size of my walkout? The walkout is cement.
I need to replace a trellis. It has been toppled over by winds recently. I wonder what I can do to anchor it in place.
Been buying mulch for yrs. What else is out there that won't cost a fortune any ideas thanks
Huge backyard, trying to beautify. Hal’s we use gravel? Which are other options that are long lasting and cost effective?
I'm using the square-foot gardening tool with Farmer's Almanac Garden Planner to plan my veggie garden. I'd like to try a 3-sister garden this year for part of my gr... See more
I’d like to use less eight and more height, like layered gardening. Also ideas on what to use to keep birds from eating and pecking at veggies.