Whether you’ve added in a handful of new plants to your garden or have completely remodeled your outdoor space, these tips and tricks will help you understand what to expect with a new landscape and how to take care of your new garden. Plants When designing a space, the mature size of the plants you… Read more >
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Autumn Joy Sedum is a great late summer-fall bloomer that benefits from summer pruning to keep it looking its best. Pruning Autumn Joy Sedum in June will result in a shorter height which means the stems will be stronger. They’ll be less likely to flop over, and the growing habit of the plant will be… Read more >
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If you’ve found your forever home, you’ve probably thought about all the different ways you’d like to transform your yard into a useable and enjoyable outdoor space for years to come. For many, creating an outdoor space that you’ll love both now and further down the road can feel daunting and overwhelming, but we’ve gathered… 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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We all love our perennial flowers because we can get them planted and established and then they continue to bloom year after year without a ton of fuss. But what about the fruits and veggies in your garden? We spend a lot of time amending the soil, sowing seeds, watering, keeping pests (and our furry… Read more >
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