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Springtime Container Gardens

Whatever the weather is doing in your neighborhood this Spring, there are a few projects you might want to get cracking. There’s the usual round of housekeeping: weeding (get them while they are small and easily pulled from the moist earth), mulching (so more weeds don’t come up to bother you), trimming fast-growing plants into […]

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The Garden Sandwich

This must be one of the best times of year for any gardener because it’s  spring – a season to get planting. So out we rush, happy smiles on our faces . . . until we hit a major garden challenge – like the dreaded narrow garden bed. You know the one; it typically runs […]

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There’s always been something very compelling about the original Flower Carpet Pink rose and this improved Supreme version is even more so.

Its been a crazy winter

Who could miss spotting the super-cold weather we’ve been having? Not to mention the strangely unseasonably-warm pockets? From a gardener’s perspective it’s distracting. Our happy little rituals have been thrown in the air. Should we panic? Of course not. Take a deep breath and don’t let weather anxiety take hold. The same rules still apply […]

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Flower Carpet Pink Supreme

No More Weeds in 6 Easy Steps

Everyone hates weeds. We do anything we can to murder them but they keep bouncing back. But here’s a fact. If you follow this fool-proof formula, you will win the weed war. What’s the catch? Only one…. you must follow these instructions exactly. Pick a manageable area to tackle and stay focused on it. The […]

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Simple Lawn Alternatives

Back in the day – when drought was a new concept to many gardeners – our lawns were a given. It was as if the very definition of a garden included a lawn by default. In those golden times, a minority of gardeners in extremely dry locations may have had creative landscapes without a lawn, […]

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