Whether you’re wanting to make a statement, add a soothing element, or wanting to support local artists, incorporating art into your landscape can be fun and rewarding for you and your guests. Art pieces can be great conversation starters and can help accentuate certain features of your garden; they can serve a functional role in… Read more >
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With our rainy spring weather hitting us in full force, many of us are probably in the mindset that we don’t need to worry so much about watering our plants right now. But what happens in the middle of July or August when the summer heat really sets in? While your plants might not need… Read more >
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We all learn things the hard way sometimes, but that is not always necessary. If you plan things out, set goals, and budget accordingly for your landscape project, you’ll have a much better time than trying to piece things together. If you’re thinking of renovating your garden, here are 10 common landscaping mistakes to avoid…. Read more >
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Spring is here and with each flicker of sun grows the excitement to spend time outside in the garden. Spring is a time when many people start looking into their gardens and dreaming of what is to come. Anytime of year is a good time to start planning and begin the design process but as… Read more >
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Wabi-Sabi, an idea found throughout Zen Buddhism, can be described as “beauty in imperfection” and the concept can be applied to many different parts of our lives, including gardening. Gardens that incorporate the theme of wabi-sabi typically include both natural and man-made materials with organic forms. Plants are chosen so that you can see the… Read more >
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