Ideals for the back yard kid friendly
I have a 6ftx23ft space on the front of my house that only gets sun in the morning. I would like to plant some evergreens but can’t find any that do well in part ... See more
i got to kill the grass and weeds to start over, any ideas?
My next door neighbor has 2 very large trees in their yard. I trim whatever hangs over into my yard, by law I am allowed to do that. The problem & this is the first t... See more
I was told I didn't need a trellis - that the ivy would just cling to the fence but I'm finding that's not the case. Not yet at least. I've been able to "place" the... See more
Our neighbor gave us crushed marble, but there wasn't enough to fill the area. We used carpet as landscape fabric, but it has disintegrated and is a mess.Last summer ... See more
I have this area in my back yard that needs something, but what?
It is surrounded by mature cherry trees and planted with mostly male skimmia, and spindly 20 yr old roses, rhododrendrons, hydrangeaand a small dogwood and some sweet... See more
I have to take my trash container to the street each week. I have a safety issue! My yard slopes from the side patio to the property line (fence). When the grass is d... See more
So we bought this house in North Texas With a strange slab of concrete in front of our house I would really like to just get rid of it but it’s a pretty thick slab ... See more
We are in a drought but would like to plant some plants that give me a lush look yet use very little water..
We just bought the middle unit of a 4-plex in January. Now that the rainy season is here the paving stone patio area in the back is sinking. My backyard is totally fe... See more
I Need some curb appeal for the front porch
I am planning a garden revamp and want to install a path made from reclaimed bricks. I think I need to use a substrate base underneath the bricks but I'm not sure wh... See more
The side yard of the north side of my house didn't have much visual interest, so I added a shade garden. Using my garden spade, I removed a strip of sod along the sid... See more
However, it’s been taken over by weeds AND I can’t go up the slope often to pull them out or just even spray with weedkiller! I need ideas, design ideas on how t... See more
We have three large, messy Florida oak trees at the front of the yard that are required by the HOA. They are sucking the life out,of the THIRD lawn resod we have don... See more
trees are so big they won’t let sun in to grow grass.
I live right on the beach near the ocean. The salty breeze, the daily sun, the sand crabs, almost no dirt, etc. make it very hard to have a nice yard garden. Any i... See more
Does anyone out there have any ideas for gaining backyard privacy? There is a two story house behind us and their bedroom windows look down into our yard. Will be a... See more
Were do I start to plant is there anything I have to do to the dirt to condition it how do I pick plants I want to come back every year
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.
I bought this Texas Star over 15 yrs we Love it so but it's outgrown its spot. I know it needs to be moved but when is the best time & how can I separate it so we don... See more