Growing The Tuberous Begonia

In the East, tuberous rooted begonias are grown successfully in many locations, some perfect, others makeshift. In Massachusetts, our potted begonias with saucer-size blossoms of strong, pure color, … [Read more...]

Care Of Tuberous Begonias – Question And Answers

Summary: The tuberous begonia is a popular flowering potted plant. As with all things growing questions arise. Below are some questions and answers from readers on the growing and care of the tuberous … [Read more...]

Spring Lawns – Waking Old and Building New Lawns

When waking old lawns after the winter season, unless the seed has been sown earlier on frozen ground or a light snow, all leaves, twigs and other debris should first be raked off. Provided there … [Read more...]

For Garden Lighting Success – EXPERIMENT

Summary: Success with garden lighting comes from experimenting. The only way to test your landscape lighting placement is by moving the lights around when night time falls. Question: We have … [Read more...]

A Look Ahead Into Tomorrow… Plants And Artificial Lights

Research work and experimentation is developing a rapidly increasing amount of new knowledge and new methods which may revolutionize the art of growing plants. There has been considerable publicity … [Read more...]

Pathway Lighting – Security For Walkways, Decks and Accent Features

Add Lighting and Security to Walkways, Decks and Accent Features When we built our home we thought we had covered every detail - from the mortgage rate to the lighting. What we forgot about was path … [Read more...]

Landscape and Deck Solar Post Lighting – All Automatic

Lighting a deck or providing soft light for an entry path or rock garden at night is easy with Solar Post Lights. When the sun goes down the built-in Ni-Cad batteries charged from a single day … [Read more...]

Accent Lighting Don’t Forget the Landscape

Have you been spending time decorating your home, but feel like there is just something is missing? Accent lighting can be that missing element to pull it all together, inside and also in the … [Read more...]

Tips On Lighting Interesting Landscape Garden Features

Summary: Landscape lighting helps to showcase interesting garden features and make them appealing to the eye in the nighttime garden. Drama can be created on these focal objects with proper lighting … [Read more...]

Landscape Lighting and Overhead Floodlights

Summary: Overhead floodlights can provide some of the light in the landscape garden but does have some "requirements." However, using low voltage, solar or malibu lighting can enhance the overall … [Read more...]