Retaining walls make it is possible to create a dynamic backyard retreat. Decorative and segmented wall stones make it possible to create naturally beautiful and durable walls reminiscent of handcrafted stone walls. Here are some things to review when deciding on your retaining wall.
The defined lines and bold look of pavers create a sense of organization and order that is a welcome addition to any garden. However, a garden also needs to express a sense of balance between all the elements. This can be achieved with the right combination of plants, which will highlight your hardscape by creating a colorful contrast of textures. Just a few of many, these five plant options are a good start toward “painting” your landscape with soft, natural colors.
As the universal symbol of love and beauty, the rose enjoys widespread popularity. But what most rose lovers don’t know is how crucial it is to the survival of their beloved blooms that you not only prune them, but also prune them correctly. Here are the 10 biggest mistakes people make when pruning roses.
Concrete pavers’ affordability and durability make them a smart choice. And with the great variety of colors being offered, concrete pavers can be a powerful design element for your exterior. Here are a few ideas to consider when choosing paver color.
As a landscape designer, I consider shrubs to be the backbone of good design for the exterior of a home. Here are a variety of significant roles that shrubs play.
Here are tips from Monrovia that home gardeners can incorporate to reduce or eliminate the need for pesticides and herbicides.
- Keys to a Fruitful Garden
- 6 Apps to Add to Your Gardening Toolkit
- Succulents in Shady Places
- Create a Living Wreath
- Heavenly Bamboo — Not Bamboo at All!
- Starting the Xeriscape Process
- Plants For a Hummingbird Garden
- Make the Most of the Month
- Let a Permaculture Garden Work for You
- Garden Tour Etiquette