Category Archives: Landscaping

Landscaping oriented articles.

RainwaterGardens for Everyone!

Finally technology has caught up with desire. Rainwater irrigation is no longer a dream. We do not have to suffer jeering of naysayers that laugh at the possibility of a rainwater garden. Rainwater garden are here to stay and will … Continue reading

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Shoo deer!! II

So this is a follow up to the article I wrote the other day. I will highlight several plants that receive occasional damage from deer. These should be used less in landscape, but need not be left out completely. They … Continue reading

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Grass MAN, Grass!

Ornamental grasses do wonders for a landscape. Continue reading

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Summer Landscaping Essentials

So today we have the 10 Problems to Prevent in Summer Gardens:
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Watering Tips for Warmer Weather!

So the warm weather is here and it seems to be with us for a while now. So we will all have to fight the H2O battle. We will have to consider how much water to use in the house … Continue reading

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In Trees, The life of a Treehouse.

Treehouses were where all the extra wood would disappear off to when I was a kid. We would salt away every piece we could get or hands on. Then with a fist full of nails and the hammer our mom … Continue reading

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Spring, Sprung and the Ten things we need to Do!

So today is the official start of spring. Some time around 7:45 am this morning the equinox happen. Not that any of use could feel that! Supposedly you can balance and egg on end at that time, good luck with … Continue reading

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The Edge LOOK!

So many people spend extra money fighting crabgrass. Yes it is invasive, and once in your flower beds is hard to eliminate. I say this is your opportunity to kill two birds with on edge. Yes edging your beds. Why, … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung!

The cold weather has seemingly disappeared. The skies are grey and heavy with moisture.  The flowers are pushing there way threw to the outside, tempting us with a show of color. You have made the preparations for planting, working during … Continue reading

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Some Spring tips for a Greener Lawn.

So March is just a few days away. Snow is all but a fleeting memory in my part of the world. It is time prepare for the greening of the lawn and the blooming of the flowers. With spring comes … Continue reading

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