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5 Steps to Shape Topiary for Beginners

5 Steps to Shape Topiary for Beginners

From the times of Roman Empire to the present day topiaries have been the artistic perfection of a gardener. The imposing and bold shapes the plants can be trained into are a delightful sight in any garden. The plants normally used for creating topiaries are usually evergreen with very dense growth of small leaves or…

Give Your Garden A Deisgner Look With These Inspired Tips

Give Your Garden A Deisgner Look With These Inspired Tips

  We all love to spend time outside. So there is no surprise that our gardens are one of the palaces many people choose to spend time. But less than half of those people invest real time in designing their garden. Sure you may mow the lawn and tidy up. But what about treating your…

How to Propagate Plants by Layering Method

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Whether you are looking to find cost effective ways to increase the number of plants in your garden or you are the type that loves gifting plants then propagation is what you should do. The technique is utterly easy, requires no intervention and if carefully done you will have a few extra plants for your…

You Won’t Believe How Easy It Is To Create A Garden That Shines All Year!


Your garden has the potential to become the greatest aspect of the entire property. Most homeowners that are blessed with a sizeable yard will be feeling those benefits right now thanks to the nice weather. But to truly maximize the success of your garden, it needs to be perfect for all 365 days of the…

Short On Time? 5 Amazing Tricks To Create A Low Maintenance Garden

Gardening Maintenance

  Let’s set the scene. You work long hours each day and have limited free time on the weekend. Perhaps you’ve also got young children to look after when you’re not at work. As you can appreciate, time is a precious commodity that you wish you had more of.   The sad truth about having…

What You Need to Be Planting Now in Order to Harvest in the Fall

What You Need to Be Planting Now in Order to Harvest in the Fall

With summer here, it can be a busy time in the garden. Plants and shrubs are growing so quickly; it can be a little hard to keep up. Weeds grow just as fast at this time of year too. So although it is nice to be outside in the garden and enjoying the weather, it…

The Elements Of A Stunning Garden


  At this time of year, the desire to get out in the garden can really start to take hold. It doesn’t matter what size garden you have, or what your living arrangements are like. Regardless of your situation, tending to your garden well is one of the most satisfying things which can be done…

A Foolproof Guide To A Gorgeous Garden

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If you’re like me, then I bet you love your garden. Bearing that in mind, I’ve got some amazing tips for you today. Written below are a few things that will make your garden gorgeous Luscious Green Lawn I find that the best gardens all have beautiful lawns. But, what’s the secret to a great…

Make Your Garden More Practical With These Amazing Additions

Make Your Garden More Practical With These Amazing Additions

  Your garden is one of the best areas of your property because of how versatile it is. You can make so many additions that will benefit the property and take care of your garden needs. Use these ideas to try to make your garden more practical as well as improving your home.    …

How To Keep Your Garden As Healthy As Possible

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Keeping a garden can be tough work, especially in the hotter months. During summer, most gardeners find that they end up spending a lot of time on maintenance alone. While this is, of course, necessary for the garden to bloom, it can be exhausting. Not only that, but it can too soon become easy to…

Want To Grow Your Own Food And Feed Yourself All Year Round? Read This!

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Whenever we want to eat something at home, we’ll usually cook or prepare a meal. To make those meals, we usually have to buy the ingredients from a local supermarket. These days, most of us rely on such retailers for our food. But, wouldn’t it be great if you could grow your own food instead?…

The Devil is in the Detail: Amazingly Subtle Changes That Will Transform Your Garden

Transform Your Garden

It’s important to think about how vital your garden is, and how much you can do to it. A properly maintained garden is the key to a beautiful and well-maintained home. The thing is that some garden changes can be very arduous and expensive. Sometimes, the best changes to make are those that are subtle….

4 Fascinating Hedging Ideas for Your Garden

Hedging Ideas

  Whether your garden is a huge or a humbly small one, growing hedge plants is an excellent way to bring charm as well as get privacy. Hedges make for wonderful natural walls, separations or borders for a garden. Hedges don’t always have to be prim, well-trimmed and formal. If you have a creative spirit…