Want to make a succulent garden in a cement birdbath. Do I need to drill holes in the bottom for it to drain? I know succulents do not like too much water.
I have priced fountains and cannot find exactly what I want. It will sit in a corner by our front door/steps. I want it simple and easy to build. Help!
We are starting hobby farm from scratch. Do I plant vegetable garden first? Then get chickens? Then start bee hives? Or would you advise a different prioritizatio... See more
the lilies of the valley are taking over an area of the yard and i want to stop the spread
We're looking into the SimTex vinyl privacy fence that is sold at Home Depot. Anyone know anything about SimTex? Thanks!
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 need privacy between my two trees. I look right at their grill and my neighbors when they are on their deck. Any inspiring ideas? Grateful for any ideas!
Our dog keeps falling in our pool so we need a barrier around our pool. It doesn't have to be completely closed, just something to deter her from walking too close to... See more
I have a huge backyard without any grass or any big trees for shade. We have a concrete slab where we put out umbrella and few chairs but want to do something there l... See more
I’d like a seating area in my garden with a privacy wall
I want do do some raised garden boxes for veggies. But I also love flowers and would love to have some in same box. Can I mix the two. And if so what plants go best t... See more
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
Water lines are in the area, so nothing invasive. This is corner of our house in front landscaping. We are in zone 6
I am building a long pathway around the outside perimeter of my yard and around my 3 raised beds. The existing brick walkway needs to be reset as well as it is very ... 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
I would love to have suggestions about the middle part of my circle drive. It is very outdated...
Need some ideas for Mid Century (1962 house) for front landscaping. Just want to give a nod to the era . Plan on painting bricks (grey/greens of the house) in a "us... See more
I have a narrow dirt patch on my porch which is meant to be a flower bed, I suppose. It is about 1 1/2 feet wide and about 10-20 feet long (I haven't measured it) . ... See more
I dug up a garden space and it's all clay. Is there anything I can add to it to make it good soil?
It seems like most of what I plant rots because of the clay.
I have a hillside off my driveway with dirt erosion,I live in Pa with lots of rain and snow.
We have a 6' x 9' fenced patio which is also covered by the patio above us. It receives partial sun from the northwest, and rain falls between the floorboards above.... See more
I have tried seed and a few plats of grass and both have not worked ( I blame the company that cuts our grass for ruining the plats of grass). I am currently looking... See more