How To Make Outdoor Fall Decoration Using Pumpkins, Tulle And Christmas Lights

This post on the A Spotted Pony blog has outdoor decoration tips that you can implement with just a few common materials. One obvious way to give your outdoor areas seasonal color is to use … [Read more...]

How To Make A Beautiful Coiled Copper Wind Chime

I've seen wind chimes done in lots of different ways. With spoons, keys and even bamboo. My goodness, some people are blessed with such creativity! So many times we assume things need to be molded … [Read more...]

Mailbox Planter Idea: Makeover Garden Planter From a Mailbox!

Most people use mailboxes to collect their mail. However, if you're a gardener the uses for mailboxes go beyond just collecting mail. Some take every opportunity to incorporate these everyday and … [Read more...]

Sago Palm Care: How To Grow And Care For Cycas Revoluta

Sago palm care is easy making sago plants an excellent plant for inexperienced gardeners. The sago palm grows primarily in the landscape across the southern states but also grown as an indoor … [Read more...]

What Is The Oldest Potted Plant in the World?

Going through and organizing images on my computer recently I ran across these few I wanted to share. Here are pictures of one of the oldest potted plants in the world - Encephalartos altensteinii … [Read more...]

37 Garden Edging Ideas: How To Ways For Dressing Up Your Landscape

This collection of garden edging ideas will help you define borders, highlight an area, add texture and dress up your landscape. Often overlooked, lawn and flower bed edging can play an important … [Read more...]

17 Garden Path Ideas: Great Ways To Create A Garden Walkway

Want to spice up your garden? Make it interesting and creative? Adding a garden path is one way to make it happen, a fountain or pond is another. Pathways in the garden connect and tie the … [Read more...]

30 Magical Zen Gardens

When most of us hear the term "Japanese Garden" we assume it is the same as a Zen garden. Power that's not the case. Koji Morimoto who immigrated to the US in 1992, designs and maintains Japanese … [Read more...]

30 Garden Designs That POP with Gorgeous Pillows

If you're bored with your garden design and are all out of ideas, why not try to spruce it up with pillows using different pillow designs? Different pillows complete with unique types of textures, … [Read more...]

13 Questions To Ask For A Successful Landscaping Plan

When people get the gardening or landscaping itch, all too often they run out to the garden center, start buying plants and plant them. The first thing they should do is ask some questions like: Do … [Read more...]