How to Plant a Terrarium

Terrariums offer a self-contained environment for your plants. They’re a great option for a manageable garden that you can grow somewhere convenient, even on a tabletop. You can enjoy your own terrarium by following these easy steps: 1. Select your container When selecting your terrarium container, choose a glass or a clear substance like plastic […]

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Ideas for a French Country Garden

What comes to mind when you think about French country gardens? Most of us envision a rustic setting with lush landscapes and quaint houses. Many people take inspiration from the French country garden when designing their gardens. Here are some tips for achieving the French country look in your garden. To create an overall atmosphere…

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Using Window Boxes to Create Privacy

Window boxes can adorn your home with flowers and herbs, and they can also preserve your privacy. Depending on what you plant in them, flower boxes can shield your windows and balconies from neighbors or a busy street and add a splash of color. They can also conceal an unsightly outdoor view. Vines are the…

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9 Ways to Prepare Your Yard and Garden for Spring

With spring around the corner, it’s time to prepare your garden and yard for the warm days ahead. Here are nine suggestions for what you could be doing now to spruce up your garden and yard for the spring. 1. Make sure you have a plan of what you want for your garden and yard….

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