Three Great Flowering Trees and Shrubs for Your Garden

If you are searching for the right flowering tree or shrub to add pizzazz to your landscape, check out these three groups of plants–;magnolia, dogwood, and viburnum–;and you will not be disappointed. Magnolia Varieties There are more than 100 species in the genus Magnolia, some native to North America and others from Asia. They are …

Amazon Is Selling A DIY Guest House You Can Build In 8 Hours

Amazon sells pretty much everything you could possibly think of. Pickle-shaped pool floats. Kitchen tools that specifically slice bananas. The 1995 Jonathan Taylor Thomas vehicle Tom and Huck. Now, you can buy a DIY guesthouse on Amazon. Yes, you can buy a whole entire guesthouse on Amazon. The future is now and it includes free …

How to plant a hanging basket – transform your garden with this pretty outdoor accessory

Hanging baskets are a stunning way to display a variety of plants. They make a real statement in the garden and will add plenty of colour and interest. Sarah Squire from Squire”;s Garden Centres reveals how to bring colour to your garden courtesy of this easy-to-pot flower/plant arrangement. Image credit: Mark Scott Planting a hanging …

Relocating? Watch for these Neighborhood Red Flags

In a perfect world, every neighborhood would resemble Mayberry. Everyone would know each other by name and your next-door neighbor”;s yard would always look as manicured as your own. Unfortunately, there”;s no such thing as a perfect neighborhood and every zip code has its own pros and cons. Still, there”;s nothing worse than having home …

Scallions Are Easy to Grow in Your Kitchen or Garden

Scallions are a member of the Allium family, joining garlic, leeks, shallots and onions. They’re often used to add a bit of color or a garnish to a dish but are often overlooked for their nutritional value and overshadowed by other ingredients. Like others in the family, scallions contain sulfuric compounds designed to protect them …

20 Survival Gardening Plants For Spring

Take advantage of healthy and nutritious harvest this spring with these plants for survival gardening. Self-sufficiency is just one of the wonderful benefits you get from maintaining a garden, especially one that includes vegetables and herbs. Aside from enjoying the natural and nutritious food you harvest, you’re also saving money in the process. Here are …