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Icicle Pansies for your Garden

For beautiful Winter color in your garden, Icicle Pansies are flowers that grow late into the Winter and can even bloom again in the early Spring. When planted, Icicle Pansies bloom in the early Fall and Spring. Icicle Pansies grow in a variety of colors, from deep purple to orange to sky blues. Like most [...]

By | 2016-09-08T10:02:44+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Autumn plants, Uncommon Plants|0 Comments

Bring Color to Your Home with Beautiful Fall Berries

It may be hot out, but Fall is on the way. A great indicator of the coming of Autumn is the beautiful berries produced by Holly, Hawthorn, and Crabapple plants. Each of these plants produce berries that will soon start to become a striking red color. Holly bushes and trees come in all shapes and [...]

By | 2016-09-01T09:52:06+00:00 August 28th, 2016|Autumn plants, Uncommon Plants|0 Comments

Dragon Eye Pine, the Summer Pine Tree

When you think of pine trees, most people’s thoughts go to Christmas trees, pines on the mountains, or the dark green color of the needles among the snow of winter. Pine trees are often associated with cold weather; but there are some exceptions. The Dragon Eye Pine is a beautiful tree that shows it’s true [...]

By | 2016-08-16T11:18:33+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

August Gardening

While most people think of Spring for garden work, August is an important month for gardeners. Preparing your outdoor space in August can brighten up your landscape during the Autumn chill and even into the Winter months. Late August is a good time to start thinking about pruning Summer-blooming shrubs like Hydrangeas, Crape Myrtle, and [...]

By | 2016-08-03T09:51:24+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Gardening Tips, Uncommon Plants|0 Comments

Tips to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

Butterflies are always a pleasant sight, their bright colors and gentle fluttering flight patterns complement any garden. They also benefit the garden itself by pollinating flowers. If you want to attract more of these beautiful insects to your own backyard, then follow these handy tips. Plant Diversity It is almost impossible to plant many flowers [...]

By | 2016-06-20T13:16:11+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Landscaping Tips, Spring Beauty|0 Comments

Bugs Beneficial to Your Garden

Aphids can be a gardener’s nightmare; and no one wants annoying gnats and mosquitoes in their yard. But rather than using sprays or pesticides, you can attract natural predators and beneficial bugs to keep them away. We may often think that all bugs are bad bugs, but this is not true. Bees are one of [...]

By | 2016-11-18T14:25:22+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Landscaping Tips, Spring Beauty|0 Comments