You spent a fair amount of time carefully planning and creating a beautiful garden. You chose flowers ideal for cutting and arranging, and vegetables and fruits to fashion your very own version of a farmer’s market, right in your own backyard. Now you just add
The hottest days of summer can make your flowers fade and your plants fizzle. Have no fear, we’ve rounded up a dozen varieties that can take the heat and look great doing it. 1. Agapanthus Known as “Lily of the Nile,” these blue, sometimes white,
Creating a beautiful landscape or garden and watching it grow and flourish is such a satisfying venture. You plan, you plant, you water and feed. Task accomplished, you walk away and enjoy the fruits (or flowers and vegetables) of your labor, right? Not quite.
As homeowners, we take on projects to make our spaces more functional. To make our homes aesthetically pleasing and more “us.” And, let’s be honest, to increase our home’s value. We know that if we update a bathroom or a kitchen, for example, we’re going to
Oh, Mother Nature, you are one tricky lady! A few weeks ago, you enchanted us with a string of beautiful days of sunshine and warm weather, leading us to believe Spring had really sprung. Our thoughts turned to getting outside and beautifying our surroundings.