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Fertilizing Lawns

Fertilizing Lawns

For anybody who wants to have the perfect yard, a key element to keeping that yard looking fresh and pristine is to make sure your grass is healthy. Usually all you have to do to ensure that your grass is healthy is to water it regularly, cut it properly, and perform other simple actions. However, s
Why Should You Use Grading In The Garden?

Why Should You Use Grading In The Garden?

Not all houses have perfect surroundings that will be easy to transform into outdoor recreation and entertainment areas with good lawns and gardens. It is frequently necessary to undertake some construction projects to obtain the quality and type of outdoor area you want. One of the basic constructi
Bus Shelters: Boon For City Dwellers

Bus Shelters: Boon For City Dwellers

In cities like England where one of the main public transports is bus, you can see bus shelters all around the city. Different designs and styles are available and show the popularity of these shelters for public convenience.
Worms in a Lotus Plant

Worms in a Lotus Plant

Lotus flowers, although primarily aquatic plants, can be affected by worm parasites that sap nutrients from the plant and make it unhealthy and weak. Treat plants for parasitic worms as soon as the problem is identified.
Fall Season Vegetable Plants

Fall Season Vegetable Plants

Reap the rewards of your own fall vegetable garden.green vegetables image by archana bhartia from Fotolia.comAutumn brings cool, brisk weather, shorter days and the anticipation of warming up with hot, soulful soups and hearty main dishes. Fall is also the perfect time to plant your own...
Selecting Herb Garden Kits for Beginners

Selecting Herb Garden Kits for Beginners

Even if you are a beginner gardener, an herb garden can be the best start for even the worst green thumb. Herb garden kits for beginners can make your first try at herb gardening even easier. Take a look at the kit selections at your local nursery or garden center.
Vegetable Planting Combatibility

Vegetable Planting Combatibility

Companion planting is the practice of planting harmonious combinations of vegetables, flowers and herbs. Plants can benefit one another in various ways. Certain plants repel the insect pests or fungal infections which plague others. Some plants may add essential nutrients to the soil which others a
How to Build an Eco-Friendly Driveway

How to Build an Eco-Friendly Driveway

The rise in environmental consciousness has led many homeowners to seek eco-friendly alternatives to new building projects. For a new, eco-friendly driveway, avoid materials manufactured with environmentally hazardous methods, such as asphalt and concrete. Solid asphalt and concrete also encourage w
Preparing Your Yard For Spring

Preparing Your Yard For Spring

Spring is traditionally the time when we all think about our yards coming out in bloom again. It is also the best time to transplant any plants that you want moved. Many gardens are still under snow and frost for January and February, but if you have moved into a new home, you can still make plans a
Bountiful Crops from your Vegetable Garden Planting

Bountiful Crops from your Vegetable Garden Planting

Relevant Topic......Saving Money Subject You can grow fresh organic food in amazing quantities, in any soil. You can do it more efficiently than conventional gardening, with less effort, and you don't have to dig or ...
Growing Tomatoes - How Do You Grow Them Indoors?

Growing Tomatoes - How Do You Grow Them Indoors?

When you think of tomato growers you probably think of allotments and gardens. Well it doesn't have to stop there, if you live in the city or a flat with no access to a garden, you will still either have a window sill or a balcony which is all you need.
Holly Christmas Flowers

Holly Christmas Flowers

The holly is among one of the prettiest Christmas flowers that we enjoy during the festive holiday season. These Christmas flowers can be grown in a garden as a bush or the landscape as a tree or large shrub to add color to a winter landscape.
Care Instructions for the Pothos Indoor Plant

Care Instructions for the Pothos Indoor Plant

The pothos ivy (Epipremnum aureum) is a highly popular indoor plant because it is versatile and easy-to-care-for. Interior landscapers use the pothos more than any other plant. You can grow them as a single tabletop plant, or in a hanging basket. Pothos plants are also often grown upright on a totem
Pesky Potions - Pesticides the Natural Way

Pesky Potions - Pesticides the Natural Way

Our Flower Farm loathes pests and insects. Through the years, we have learned a few tricks to get rid of pests the natural way.
Exquisite Water Fountains

Exquisite Water Fountains

The History of Water Fountains spans thousands of years, from the Ancient Greeks, Ancient Romans, the Persians and the Arabs - see how they habituated the power of water.Water is water right? Good wat
Rustic Copper Outdoor Lighting Provides Greater Protection And Appeal To Any Home

Rustic Copper Outdoor Lighting Provides Greater Protection And Appeal To Any Home

Redesigning the exterior of a home can be done in a variety of ways, but for many putting in completely new outdoor lighting can complete the task. By adorning the yard with correct and adequate lighting effects, the household can get a distinctive style and extra protection.
Earthworms, Biodynamic Farming, and Orchards

Earthworms, Biodynamic Farming, and Orchards

If you think earthworms would not be useful in orchards, you are mistaken. Worms are small soil-inhabited creatures that are present wherever there is moist soil. They are present in farms, vegetable gardens, backyards and ...
Summer Garden Project for Kids

Summer Garden Project for Kids

When summer vacation boredom sets in, parents look for activities to keep the kids busy. A summer garden project for kids provides a chance to dig in the dirt, while learning something and helping the planet too.
Caring For Your Lawn This Spring

Caring For Your Lawn This Spring

When in need of further professional help with your lawn, try Southern Lawn Care, Inc. They have horticultural experts that can help assess and treat your lawn so that it becomes the envy of your entire neighborhood. Southern Lawn Care provides commercial and residential services in the areas of Hil
The Benefits Of Using Compost In Gardening

The Benefits Of Using Compost In Gardening

There are many benefits to using and creating compost.As any gardener will know, soil is one of the most, if not, the most important part of a garden.Without good soil, the plants will not grow well and take more care and effort to maintain.