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Silk Topiaries: How To Get A Beautiful Shaped House Plant Without A Green Thumb

If you’ve ever seen a movie based on a Jane Austen novel, you’ve seen topiary, even if you don’t know it. Basically, topiary is the art of shaping plants. But, even if you don’t have a green thumb, you can buy pre-shaped silk topiaries – no-maintenance house plants that add a nice touch of elegance or whimsy to your home. Continue reading

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Out Of The Garden And Into The Vinaigrette – An Intro To Herb Gardens

If you’re looking for a way to introduce more fresh flavor into your cooking, or are just starting to consider home growing produce, an herb garden is a great way to test out your abilities as a gardener and our creativity in the kitchen. Herbs are low-maintenance, fast growing plants that can turn an okay meal into a fantastic one… right from your own garden. Continue reading

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Cultivating the Perfect Lawn: Web Tips and Tricks

The information here describes how to grow and care for a beautiful lawn that is right for you. Continue reading

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The Month of May’s Most Divine Planters and Containers

Get your spring garden started with the the perfect potting container. These indoor and outdoor pieces will inspire and surprise. Continue reading

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Secrets of the Bonsai Tree

The bonsai tree has captivated horticultural efforts for thousands of years. These ornamental house plants are the products of art and science, filling out into complex shapes. They bring tranquility to busy offices, and turn home gardens into exotic destinations. … Continue reading

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Pergola Design, The Renaissance of the Patio

A Pergola outside offers a nice cool sitting area for those especially hot summer days. These tips can help you decide which materials to use and help inspire your perfect pergola design. Continue reading

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Crash Course in Planning Landscape Design

With these basic pointers for aspiring landscapers, people can begin to fulfill their yards’ potentials. Continue reading

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Outdoor Fountain Accessories for Landscaping Ideas

Fountains bring gardens to the next level of sophistication. These examples offer ideas for your next backyard upgrade. Continue reading

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