This NYC-based London-born landscape architect states “It’ll never be a garden if you call it a yard.” Sometimes just changing your perspective on something in your home can create new possibilities and new opportunities. For example, one would never know Miranda Brooks’s backyard garden is in a Brooklyn brownstone not far from the crowded streets […]
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Whoever first decided to make a working clock out of flowers was brilliant.
These cacti prove that you don’t have to sacrifice color to make your garden water-friendly. Some of the most exotic plants in the world are in the cactus family.
Have you been longing to plant your own garden filled with your favorite fruits and vegetables? Or perhaps your favorite flowers? If the reason that’s stopping you is the fact that you just don’t have the room for it in your backyard, stackable planters are an easy and practical way to finally have that beautiful garden without actually having to take […]
Plants need drainage! Raised flowerbeds make sure they aren’t standing in the same old water.
If you want to get rid of the pests that plague your vegetable garden but don’t want to use any chemical-based insecticides, this natural homemade plant insecticide “recipe” is the perfect solution for you. It’s cheap, easy, and completely natural! Here’s what you’ll need: -1 head of garlic -1 tbsp. red pepper flakes -3 cups water […]
Stop wasting money on store-bought pots!
Growing bulbs indoors lets you enjoy their beauty and fragrance when spring is still months away or you have no space for an outdoor garden. The key to success is proper planning. Growing tulips or other bulbs are quite easy. There are two types of bulbs you can select from. Bulbs that don’t need chilling […]