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 was re-seeding the lawn and of course I ran out of topsoil. I found 3 unopened bags of Jiffy organic seed mixture in the basement and was wondering if this would be... See more
I'm always looking for ways to improve my backyard garden. Has anyone experimented with keyhole gardening? Do you have any tips? Has anyone converted a regular recta... See more
I have a chain link fence that I want to hide with either a vine or fast growing shrubs. Any suggestions?
Tree removal is not an option.
I'm surrounded by pines so no sun and very acidic soil nothing grows ive planted every grass see imaginable but no luck. What, besides grass can I do to my yard? I l... See more
We want to give up on French drains which plug after a few years and just make it look attractive. Too wet for any planting, even bamboo.
MY DIY WISH LISTTo build a free standing (as I am a tenant) shade structure in my backyard. Does anyone have advice on using above ground post supports? I will be i... See more
Looking for a small bottle brush for my hummingbird feeder .I have a small toothbrush need something better .look at dollar store for baby bottle brush looks to big f... See more
My children and I have fond memories of my grandmother in her garden with a Monarch Butterfly fluttering about. Can you please share how to attract them and how to pr... See more
We need some advice. As you look at the front of our home we just bought, you can see a strip of concrete running under the large window in front. It goes nowhere and... See more
New porch with steps shaped like a semi circle...what kind of walkway ..easily cared for
I am having some foliage in my back yard cleared soon by a company and I understand that they will use hard metal rakes to do this. I am worried that they might acc... See more
It seems like most of what I plant rots because of the clay.
I lived in Enid, OK for 75%of my life.....where the soil was black and moist and you could grow just about anything......moved south to Edmond, OK and all they have ... See more
I have a round area in my front yard where we had a large palm tree cut down. It’s about 8’ in diameter and stump is in the center and is about 4 inches above th... See more
Whenever there is heavy rain, the raging, run-off from the field directly across the road floods our property. We have built a berm, but what type of barrier would st... See more
How to protect the exterior of a house that sits close to the ground?