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What is Your Plant Hardiness Zone?

What is Your Plant Hardiness Zone?

Catherine Garner August 8, 2017 0

To find your zone, use this interactive Plant Hardiness Zone Map (PHZM) -click here.  This map is generated and kept current by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). When you are selecting the

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DIY Plant Stakes

DIY Plant Stakes

Catherine Garner July 21, 2017 0

One of my favorite DIY mentors is Joanna Gaines.  You may know her and her husband, Chip, from their home renovation HGTV show and from their Magnolia website. On that website, Joanna has a

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The Joseph’s Coat Rose – A New Unique Beauty

The Joseph’s Coat Rose – A New Unique Beauty

Catherine Garner June 22, 2017 0

Dedicated to my sister who was looking for a unique new rose as a Father’s Day gift for her husband (who loves to grow roses). My sister is always an inspiration to me. In

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Your Spring Flowering Bulb Garden

Your Spring Flowering Bulb Garden

Catherine Garner May 4, 2017 0

When the cold winter nights turn into fresh cool crisp mornings and you find yourself gazing out your window to see if the last snow has melted yet, are you noticing those colorful signs

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Grow Vibrant Violas for Visual Energy

Grow Vibrant Violas for Visual Energy

Catherine Garner April 22, 2017 0

Violas (wild violets, pansies, etc.) are perennials (plants with a long life-cycle); and are typically the first bloomers in Springtime flower gardens. There are over 500 species of violas presented in a variety of

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Effective Eco-Friendly Weed Killers

Effective Eco-Friendly Weed Killers

Catherine Garner March 27, 2017 0

Those dreaded ‘pesky’ weeds! Although some lawn and garden weeds are edible (a future article), if that’s not your thing they are of no value to you. As you know, a weed is any

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Keep Your Landscape Safe From Winter Salt

Keep Your Landscape Safe From Winter Salt

Catherine Garner February 3, 2017 0

To keep your landscape healthy in the winter it’s good to know how rock salt affects your plants.     Plain rock salt is the most commonly used household and municipal ice melter for

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Design The Backyard Landscape of Your House

Design The Backyard Landscape of Your House

admin November 5, 2016 0

Just like your home, the backyard is also an important factor. This enhances the beauty of the house. The backyard of the house should be created based on your lifestyle. Many companies can help

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Do You Want To Grow A Vegetable Garden?

Do You Want To Grow A Vegetable Garden?

admin October 22, 2016 0

Vegetable Garden is a standout amongst the most fulfilling improvements you can make. It can make you glad and it can be a form of activity to you. You will precisely get benefits by

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Steps to Build a Backyard Pond

Steps to Build a Backyard Pond

admin October 6, 2016 0

Have you considered building a pond in your backyard to enhance the surroundings? There is some work attached to it but you can do the job yourself. A pond can provide you with a

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