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How to choose a garden design style that suits you?

January 23, 2018 by  
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Everyone will have preferences on what they what to wear, eat and how they want their homes to look. Your garden design will also be unique as it will need to match your lifestyle and tastes. Small gardens – If you have a small garden and love spending time outdoors, consider using some clever tricks […]

What does grass need to survive?

December 22, 2017 by  
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A luscious lawn can make a garden look its best. However, most people find it difficult to maintain and grow grass. Here are some simple tips that will help you improve and sustain your lawn. Sunlight – Grass will grow best in a space that gets at least 4-5 hours of daylight a day. If […]

9 Ways to decorate with plants

November 24, 2017 by  
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If you are looking to turn your house into a home, the easiest way to do so is to add plants. Plants bring in beauty, character, texture and good energy to every space. Here are some ways to decorate with plants. Line them on a bench – If you have a narrow bench and some […]

5 Container garden tips for beginners

October 24, 2017 by  
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Container gardens have become popular as more and more people are short on space and time to maintain a large garden. Creating a container garden can be simple as following the tips below. Evaluate your light – Before you choose your plants, look at where you want to place your plants and how much light […]

Small garden ideas that make the most of a tiny space

September 24, 2017 by  
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If you have a small garden that includes a tiny terrace, petite patios or a small stretch of lawn, you may be wondering how you can make an elegant outdoor space that does not look cluttered. Here are some simple tips that will transform your small garden into a relaxing space that will make you […]

6 Pet friendly indoor house plants

August 26, 2017 by  
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If you are a pet lover, you may know that pets often eat plants to help them naturally heal themselves. As gardens get smaller, growing indoor pet friendly plants maybe the only option. Here are some pet friendly indoor plants that are easy to maintain and will beautify your home. Spider plant – Spider plants […]

5 Golden rules for planning a garden

July 23, 2017 by  
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A successful garden will require some planning to ensure that your trees, shrubs, vines, and flowers all work together to bring out the best in your garden. Here are five golden rules for planning a garden. Planning your foundation plantings – To soften your home and its straight lines, look at planting flower beds and […]

How to start a school garden?

June 24, 2017 by  
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Teaching children to garden is a great way to teach children how to be responsible and to understand how plants grow and produce fruit. Here are some tips on how to start a school garden. Build support – Firstly, you will need support from administration, teachers, other parents, and volunteers. To show them what a […]

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 […]

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