Fire Your Imagination With A Garden Shed
National Shed Week begins in early July each year, so there couldn’t be a better time to start considering how to transform your garden. To give you an idea of the tremendous range of ideas now available, Shed of the Year is split into eight separate categories of garden building. Let’s have a look at them to see how they could influence and improve your garden.Container Water Gardening Ideas
Thought about having a small container water garden for your patio or deck? Water gardening is a great hobby, but a container with aquatic plants and perhaps some fish will also look great greeting visitors by the front door.Fire Pit Designs – Are You Making The Right Choice?
You will be surprised to know that fire pits nowadays come in various shapes and designs. But there are a lot of fire pits to choose from. They vary from portable to permanent fixture that are suitable for your own backyard.Ball and Burlap Planting Instructions – Part Three – Placing the Trees
In this article we cover ball and burlap planting instructions with our focus on placing the trees. We give specific directions on how to prepare the holes, we also cover how to straighten the trees with digging bars or hay hooks, what the finished root-ball should look like, and also the best use of your planting team members.Grow Your Own Salad!
Where I live on the east coast we are proud of our reputation as the Garden State. Many people in my neighborhood have their own vegetable plots, some tend to a tilled square of earth or a collection of pots and containers and even more people have an impressive, rototilled arena. You can find tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, broccoli, squash and peppers of all varieties planted in personal gardens.How to Care for a Dendrobium Orchid
Dendrobium orchid are commonly seen in most households. The colors that normally bloom on their petals are fascinating to the eyes. In order to achieve its utmost beauty, it should be taken care of properly.Pruning Deciduous Trees and Shrubs
Gardeners through the ages have seldom been content to stand back and leave the growth of their plants entirely up to Mother Nature with her unpredictable whims and fancies. Instead of viewing my fellow gardeners as interfering in the natural sequence of events in our gardens, I like to think of us as shaping and improving the environment that nature has provided by removing unnecessary parts of the plants to encourage larger and better fruits and flowers, somewhat akin to the way we nurture our children, rather than simply turning them out to face the world on their own.Daisies – Flowers That Heal
A daisies bouquet is a wonderful gift because there are only positive meanings attached to these flowers. However, their beauty does not stop at their appearance nor does it do so at their meanings. They have both a legend to support them, and a belief which holds them as a kind of prophets, able to reveal one’s feelings.Colorful Innocence
Gerbera daisies are very popular in the world because of their vibrant colors and beautiful appearance. A gerbera daisies bouquet is great for absolutely any occasion, whether special or not, and creating one is not a hard task at all.The Bold Rose of China
Hibiscus flowers are beautiful and widely appreciated across the world for both their beauty and their delicious-tasting tea. A hibiscus bouquet will certainly brighten up an entire room, just as others such bouquets have done for centuries and centuries.Color Changing Vanity
Hydrangeas are very unique flowers, because they are capable of changing their colors. A hydrangeas bouquet is beautiful surprise, and though it may not always convey the most positive meaning, it can still bring a drop of magical colors.Lilies – Flower of the Gods
Lilies are extremely elegant flowers which have been historically associated with many goddesses. Being mentioned first about 5000 years ago, they have clearly been appreciated and loved for a very long period of time. These are just a few of the reasons why a lilies bouquet is a great addition to any household.