Tuesday, June 27, 2017

4 ways to create a fabulous low-maintenance garden

May 23, 2017 by  
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A low maintenance garden can function as an extra room in your home, by simply adding paving, lighting, a few plants, and comfortable seating. Although a garden full of plants is beautiful, if you are looking for a low maintenance garden the fewer plants you have, the lesser your workload. Here are four tips on […]

Creating an exotic jungle garden

April 24, 2017 by  
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Article Written by : Better Backyards With many people wanting to visit the tropics, a new trend has emerged to bring the tropics to your home by creating an exotic jungle garden. All you will need is well-drained soil and some sunshine to start your project. Here are some tips on how to create an […]

Tips about growing plants with children

March 22, 2017 by  
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Article Written by : Home and Gardens Gardening is a good exercise to teach children to be creative and how to grow and take care of plants. Here are some tips on how to get started. Why you should grow plants from seed with children – Seeds are a good way for your children to […]

Vegetable gardening for beginners

January 22, 2017 by  
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Article written by : Home Improvement Plus Perks Growing your own vegetables can be a good way to get into gardening because you can see how well your vegetables grow in a very short time. To keep your vegetable patch healthy, here are a few essential tips. Space – Look at the places where you […]

How to grow citrus fruit

November 2, 2016 by  
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Article Written by : Better Living Home Improvement  Citrus fruits are a useful fruit to have on hand, as it is one that is used in many types of dishes and desserts throughout the year. Here are some handy tips on how to grow citrus fruit in your own garden. Firstly it is important to […]

How to save money gardening

September 2, 2016 by  
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Article written by : Better Living Home Improvement Growing produce in your garden can really help you stretch your household budget. As per the National Gardening Association on average a maintained garden that cost $70 will provide a $500 return per year. Here are some tips on how to save money gardening. Choose the right produce […]

Four pro tips for designing a beautiful rock garden

August 3, 2016 by  
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Rock gardens are creative and beautiful additions to any garden. If you are a first timer, it is best to start your project in a small section of your garden, instead of attempting to landscape an entire hillside. Here are 4 pro tips for designing a beautiful rock garden. Vary the size of your landscaping […]

4 Practical tips for garden pest management

July 27, 2016 by  
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Insects are a part of garden life and most often are beneficial partners in creating a healthy garden. However, some pests can detail a gardener’s best efforts, therefore here are a few practical tips for garden pest management. Give your plants room to breathe – Try your best to space your plants to give them […]

All you need to know about growing mint

June 14, 2016 by  
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Mint is a useful addition to any herb garden. Apart from the fact that this herb is flavourful and is widely used for savoury and sweet dishes, it is one that required little to no maintenance. If you don’t mind it growing in a larger space, choose to plant the herb on the ground or […]

7 Ways to Use ornamental grasses in your landscape

May 18, 2016 by  
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Ornamental grass can play a big role in your garden landscaping. You can use them as screens, accents, or focal points as they are a cheap alternative to purchasing expensive plants and garden dividers. Add Privacy – Growing tall grass groupings is a great way to add privacy to an otherwise busy neighbourhood. Choose tall […]

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