Weed Killer Sprayer – Should You Have One?

Many homeowners wonder if they should have a weed sprayer like this one for weed control on the lawn, in landscape beds, along fence lines or in driveways and walkways. The answer is YES - it's a … [Read more...]

How To Air Layer: Air-Layering A Plant Step by Step

One of the oldest methods of propagation is by air-layering. It may not be the fastest method, but it does allow you to start with a much larger plant. Woody-stemmed tropical plant, grown in … [Read more...]

Hibiscus Tree: How To Grow And Care For A Hibiscus Plant

The potted hibiscus tree is a popular plant across the US in the springtime. They find a home on front porches, out on back patios and decks. Personally, I like to see the tropical Hibiscus grown as a … [Read more...]

How To Deadhead: Roses, Petunias, Geraniums And Why You Should

Deadheading is a gardening task that keeps your garden tidy and promotes more abundant blooms. To deadhead plant, you simply remove spent flowers by pinching them off or trimming them using pruners or … [Read more...]

10 Ideas On Making Your Own Dry Creek Bed

Many wanting to designed dry creek beds often end up with a drainage ditch. In terms of functions and form, they do not perform as a dry creek should perform. Truly, they help in pushing away the … [Read more...]

Ground Cover Plants

Ground cover plants are low-growing ornamental plants that spread naturally over the ground in places where it is not practical to grow turf. Ground covers are usually either perennial or woody … [Read more...]

Lantana Plant: How To Grow and Care For Lantana Flowers

The lantana plant, a bright, sun-loving plant producing flowers in abundance and rewarding you with lots of color. Mastering lantana care is not difficult. Made to order for any bright patio with lots … [Read more...]

Cordyline: How To Grow and Care For A Cordyline Plant

Want color in the landscape? Cordyline (Cordyline fruticosa) adds color to the landscape around your house whether planted inside or out. The leaf colors of the cordyline or Ti plant range from … [Read more...]

Growing The Azalea Plant: How To Care For The Azalea Flower

Summary: Azalea plants are excellent and brilliant landscape plants and growing azaleas is not difficult - easy grow, propagate and transplant. Question: We have heard azalea plants make good … [Read more...]

DIY Side Yard Landscaping Idea Steps And Tiers

Slopes and hillsides always provide for a challenge in landscaping and pathways. This imgur gallery shares one great looking and functional solution. A brief project how to... Here's the side … [Read more...]