Top 10 Small Space Trees For Homes

Trees do not need to be large towering specimens covering a yard. There are many trees which are beautiful but need the right location. Planting the wrong tree can lead

Finding Recommended Native Plant Species

Many new landscaping projects today require or suggest planting native plants. Face it natives already are adapted to the climate, pests, need less irrigation and fertilizer, making them lower maintenance.

How To Build Your Own Rain Garden

You’ve heard of raised bed gardens and square foot gardening but how about a “Rain Garden”? Rain gardens can function to help alleviate erosion or as a filtering system for

21 Yards Inspiring Landscaping Without Grass

Many people enjoy their yard but do not want the hassle of… lawn care and mowing a lawn. These turfgrass statistics from thelawninstitute.org may surprise you: Grass plants are 75

How To Divide Hostas In Pictures and Words

The Hosta is found in many landscapes. As with many plants in the landscape, sooner or later they must be divided! Video: Dividing Hosta Step-By-Step Bob Axmear gives his version

How To Care And Prune Carpet Roses: Video

Fancy pruning is not required with Carpet roses. Unlike most varieties of roses, you can just cut along the stem with pruners like these or even hedge clippers. Read our

Growing Hanging Baskets Disney World Style

If you’ve had the pleasure of visiting Disney World, you probably noticed more than rides, food and stores. The landscaping is always immaculate and those hanging baskets are always something

How To Make Your Own Potting Mix

I’ve always made (or had made) my own potting mix. I like to know what is in it, then I can customize it depending on the plant. If you cannot

How to Build A Hanging Basket

A hanging basket is not simply a plant in a pot that hangs. They can fill or break up an empty wall, accent a front porch or create a ball

Having Trouble Keeping Plants Watered?

Here’s an idea… instead of buying water crystals at Home Depot, how about trying a diaper. You read that right. Put a diaper in the bottom of your pots! The

5 Steps For Less Floppy Paperwhite Narcissus

Many people love paperwhite Narcissus bulbs for holiday decoration but are disappointed because they get leggy before blooming. Check out these 5 steps and the video for growing your own