How to Light Your Landscape: Tips for Trees, Shrubs and Gardens

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Want to add both function and beauty to your outdoor space? You can do a lot with quality landscape lighting, from showcasing your garden to illuminating paths and walkways. All it takes is a little planning and a good eye for design to properly light some of the most important elements of your landscape.  Let’s … Read more How to Light Your Landscape: Tips for Trees, Shrubs and Gardens

3 Floral Design Techniques for Everyday Use

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In flower arranging, as in all art, technique is everything. Even for those of us who do not quiiiite think of ourselves as floral artists, knowing just a few basic techniques can help us do one better than mashing flowers into a vase and hoping they look alright. In that spirit, here are three essential … Read more 3 Floral Design Techniques for Everyday Use

4 Serious Winter Gardening Mistakes You Need to Watch Out For

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There’s nothing better than waking up to the view of a sprightly garden filled with a zillion shades of green and other vibrant hues. But if you’ve tried your hands at gardening, you’d know that maintaining your garden during winter isn’t a walk in the park. Freezing cold temperatures combined with strong icy winds can … Read more 4 Serious Winter Gardening Mistakes You Need to Watch Out For

Best Flower Feed [Review]

For those of you who are new to feeding flowers, you’ll be wondering how to pick the best flower feed for your gardens out of all the options on the garden centre shelf. It really helps to understand the labels. You’ll find some numbers on any package of plant food you buy (they’ll look like … Read more Best Flower Feed [Review]

How Is Over-Irrigation Damaging to Soil?

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The damage over-irrigation does to plants might be relatively easy to notice. The soil, however, suffers severely from overwatering too. Soil contains various substances including organic matter, minerals, water, and air. These substances are typically present in fairly constant percentages. While water is naturally in soil, it is normally present in limited amounts. Even when … Read more How Is Over-Irrigation Damaging to Soil?

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