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...

Amazing Dinner Plates Dahlias

Amazing Dinner Plates Dahlias

Dahlias range widely in height and foliage color, as well as bloom size, variety and shape. "Dinner...

Classic Garden Ornaments

Classic Garden Ornaments

A garden ornament is a place for the eye to stop and linger. It can also set the mood in any garden....

Weigh in: Garden Gnomes: Are They Cute or Tacky?

Weigh in: Garden Gnomes: Are They Cute or Tacky?

Classical statues, animals, birdhouses... what isn't available to decorate your garden? But it begs...

More Ideas for the Narrow Garden Between Suburban Homes

More Ideas for the Narrow Garden Between Suburban Homes

Happy first day of spring! In today's post, I have fresh ideas for that long, awkward space
between
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Christmas Wreaths With Lights

Christmas Wreaths With Lights

Take a generic store-bought wreath and transform it with lights!

A Quick Fall Update for Container Plantings

A Quick Fall Update for Container Plantings

It is always nice to update your container plantings and give them a fall theme.
On the other
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Pretty Fall Containers

Pretty Fall Containers

Cheap and simple updates to make your container plantings look great through the fall. Plus plenty...

Bunny-Proof Plants

Bunny-Proof Plants

Share your experience with plants that are bunny-proof.
I have lots of history in dealing with
...

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...

Three Dogs in a Garden
Three Dogs in a Garden
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