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How to Naturally Dye Baby's Breath #DIY

How to Naturally Dye Baby's Breath #DIY

Floral arranging is a personal love affair of mine. For me, it is utterly relaxing and soothing to...

Red Yucca (or False Yucca): a Gorgeous, Long-blooming Perennial!

Red Yucca (or False Yucca): a Gorgeous, Long-blooming Perennial!

Last Spring, while shopping for shrubs at one of our favorite nurseries, we came upon the most...

Pruning Knockout Roses

Pruning Knockout Roses

Do you know how and when to prune your knockout roses?

How to Force Tulips- or at Least Make People Think You Did

How to Force Tulips- or at Least Make People Think You Did

I am ready for gardening season! Just one problem… It’s March and I live in Michigan. The snow is...

How to Prune a Hydrangea Tree

How to Prune a Hydrangea Tree

Hi, I'm Liz from Simple Decorating Tips!I’m not an expert gardener, I, like how my dad used to...

June Garden After A Wicked Winter

June Garden After A Wicked Winter

After a brutal winter that seemed to go on forever, my garden is finally coming back to life. Some...

AVOIDING COMMON PROBLEMS WITH SPRING BULBS

AVOIDING COMMON PROBLEMS WITH SPRING BULBS

Are squirrels snacking on your tulip bulbs? Or perhaps your bulbs produced foliage, but no flowers...

Pretty Pink Peonies

Pretty Pink Peonies

I always look forward to the peonies blooming in the Spring. Although their flowers are short lived,...

The Best Way To Feed Roses Organically & Naturally

The Best Way To Feed Roses Organically & Naturally

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Oh my beloved blooms, how I love roses ! This is one plant that does
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Spring Flowerbed Project

Spring Flowerbed Project

For the past couple of years I just let the wildflowers and weeds, if you will, take over. So last...

Yellow Foxgloves in the Shade Path Garden

Yellow Foxgloves in the Shade Path Garden

Along the Shade Path garden this week, the perennial yellow foxgloves (Digitalis grandiflora) are in...

How to Get an Amaryllis to Bloom

How to Get an Amaryllis to Bloom

Did you get an amaryllis bulb kit around Christmastime? If so, you're probably sad that the...

How to Grow Cleome

How to Grow Cleome

As a young plant, Cleome is a bit of an ugly duckling. The foliage is sometimes compared in...

5 Ways to Use Lavender in Your Home

5 Ways to Use Lavender in Your Home

Lavender grown in your backyard can be used in everything from dessert to beauty products...Not only...

Pruning Bougainvillea In Summer (Mid-Season) To Encourage More Bloom

Pruning Bougainvillea In Summer (Mid-Season) To Encourage More Bloom

Why have bougainvillea if it doesn't flower? Pruning bougainvillea in summer, which is mid-season...

Glass Flowers & Backyard

Glass Flowers & Backyard

I've completed a few more glass flowers, another bird bath & a bird feeder. One of my glass flowers...

Knockout Roses, plus

Knockout Roses, plus

It's hard not to love a knockout rose. Disease resistant, profusely blooming, and vigorous growth....

Beautiful Spring Perennials

Beautiful Spring Perennials

Take a tour of this stunning garden in the province of Nova Scotia, on the East coast of Canada and...

DIY Metal Air Plant Stand

DIY Metal Air Plant Stand

When I first heard of air plants I thought they were fake. How could a plant survive off of just...

How to Grow Your Own Cotton and Make Your Own Yarn

How to Grow Your Own Cotton and Make Your Own Yarn

Growing cotton is a fun way to learn or teach kids where fiber comes from. It's amazing to see the...

Garden Transition to Fall and Preparing for Next Spring

Garden Transition to Fall and Preparing for Next Spring

The summer heat has taken its toll on the garden, and now that Labor Day is past, it is time to...

Tips to Make Your Valentine's Day Roses Last Longer

Tips to Make Your Valentine's Day Roses Last Longer

Keep your Valentine's Day roses fresh longer with these simple tips:

Planting Bare Root Day-lilies

Planting Bare Root Day-lilies

I had to order some day lilies online (make sure that it is a reputable seller).

Year Round Tulips

Year Round Tulips

Tulips are so beautiful, why not have them around all year?!