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    Trees Full of Colour

    Have you ever experienced Spring and Autumn back-to-back? I have, often, and it leaves me giddy every time. It’s a fabulous feeling to become a time traveller, standing under a blossom tree one day an...

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    Favorite Garden and Nature Quotes

    Here are a few more quotes that our readers have shared with us . . .

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    Fun Things to Do in the Garden

    Often when I go outside, I’m not looking for a Big Garden Job – spreading trailer loads of mulch, laying paving, getting up in a tree to take out the dead-wood. Most of the time I drift about in a hap...

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    Using Garden Phlox to Add Color to the G...

    Garden phlox come in a variety of colors and are ideal for adding color in most gardens.  They range from white and pale shades of pink and purple to bright reds, pinks and purples.

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    3 Basic Steps for Creating Garden Rooms

    Are you tired of simply thinking of your garden as an open space or something to view from a distance?  Do you want your guests to feel as comfortable in your garden as they do in your home?