Glorious gardens with minimum fuss: Your monthly gardening guide and to-do list is here! | Larger Family Life - Living Life the Large Family Way
The New Year is approaching and fast! With all the excitement and celebration that Xmas brings with it, people may find themselves neglecting some of their hobbies, gardens in particular. With the cold weather of winter and the focus of everybody firmly on Xmas and New Year, gardening is a hobby that… Read More
Hoerr Schaudt Garden in Chicago's Lincoln Park - Gallery - Garden Design
City vibe meets Midwest charm in this harmonious Lincoln Park garden designed by Douglas Hoerr
10 Bug Repelling Plants Your Backyard Needs | HelloGlow.co
A few strategically placed bug repelling plants will help ward off insects, allowing you to dine al fresco in peace.
Front Yard Sidewalk-Garden Ideas
Add beauty and curb appeal to your front yard with a sidewalk garden. Check out these front garden ideas that'll work even in the smallest of spaces.
Clarkia rubicunda blasdalei "Ruby Chalice Clarkia"
Specializing in rare and unusual annual and perennial plants, including cottage garden heirlooms and hard to find California native wildflowers.
Thoughts about our garden. “We desire,” the Emporer dictated, “that in the garden there should be all kinds of plants.” Charlemagne the Great I do a lot of writing about gardens, but our own personal garden has never been the subject of this blog. Our garden is always a backdrop to my thinking about gardens and gardening—a sort of character in my story whose face is never revealed. There are many reasons for this: first, our garden is just in the process of being established; I’m a terrible…
Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?
Australian Natives got a bad name thanks to the scruffy gardens of the 1970s, but they're drought tolerant, easy to maintain, and versatile. And, as you'll see in the following images, Australian...
How to care for and prune Kangaroo Paw Plants
Its approaching the end of winter in Sydney and I have just planted an array of beautiful Australian native plants, the Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos) which should flower into spring and summer. They are widely available in nurseries across Sydney (I purchased mine from Flower Power) and they have a velvety texture and come in the most beautiful, strong and vibrant colours. There are many new hybrid plants available with colour combinations of red and yellow, black and red, red and green and…