10 Best Flowering Trees for Your Landscape

Blossom Lady
Jun 08, 2021 08:40 PM
Flowering landscape trees are the crown jewels of the residential landscape, offering shape, color, and shade. Flowering trees and shrubs provide a long-lived way to add color and sometimes even fragrance to your landscape. Both big or small flowering woody plants can fill your yard with beautiful blooms in spring or summer. No other plant, all on its own, can make a bigger impact on how your yard looks in the springtime and the summertime. Try these top picks of flowering tree to brighten up your garden this year.
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Beautiful Border Ideas: Late Spring Makeover

Blossom Lady
May 08, 2021 01:29 AM
With a little planning you can create colorful borders of shrubs, perennials, and climbers that will keep their good looks through all four seasons. And whether you lean towards cottage-garden charm or prefer a more contemporary look, you can even overcome tricky conditions by knowing which are the right plants to use. Plus, there are quick and easy ways to revitalize flagging displays and create a border from scratch. This scheme of bulbs, wallflowers, and blossoming shrubs is bursting with color, not to mention fragrance. The abundant flowers and bright fresh foliage are an expression of the weather warming. You can grow many types of plants in May. In fact, most summer seeds germinate and grow faster because of the warm soil. Check out some of the suggestions here!
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Bright Ideas to Provide Quick Garden Privacy

Blossom Lady
May 08, 2021 01:00 AM
In order to feel comfortable sitting and eating outdoors in your own garden you need to know that there are places where you can relax without being overlooked by neighbors or passers-by. Sometimes all that is required is a strategically placed tree. Alternatively there are a number of easy solutions, some seasonal, others permanent. Discover some bright ideas to provide quick privacy in your garden.
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Lawn Design Ideas & Tips

Blossom Lady
Apr 25, 2021 03:15 AM
The lawn design ideas can be good solutions for nice garden decorations, the lawn is elegant and easy to grow, that is why gardeners like its forms and rich color. It is perfect for green gardens, and it tolerates most soil types. Use these tips and design ideas to make a statement with your lawn, so it will be a key element of your landscape's overall design.
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Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Blossom Lady
Apr 22, 2021 12:49 AM
The right lighting can make or break the look and design of the outside of your home. Installing outdoor lights creates opportunities for enjoying views of the garden at night, whether inside or out. Low level and recessed units keep glare to a minimum while making walkways safe, but some lights are used more for decorative effect and are easy to add.
A wealth of lighting systems is available from DIY stores, including safe low-voltage types that run off transformers with cables. Simply mix and match a variety of light fittings. Use solar post lights to light up a pathway or border and solar fairy lights around shrubs or trees. For larger projects, with lights running directly off the mains, you must consult a qualified electrician. Discover 7 outdoor landscape lighting options to make the process of improving the looks of your yard and adding resell value to your home, all the easier.
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How To Build A Raised Bed

Blossom Lady
Apr 08, 2021 06:07 AM
Raised garden beds, also called garden boxes, are great for growing small plots of veggies and flowers. They keep pathway weeds from your garden soil, prevent soil compaction, provide good drainage and serve as a barrier to pests. Raised bed gardening takes very little space and allows vegetables & flowers to be grown closer together. It's also a great solution for areas with poor native soil. Discover how to make the best use of your raised beds, and learn how to build a cheap and easy DIY raised garden bed (everyday items only; no power tools required). You can maximize your backyard garden space, gain better control over the soil, reduce soil compaction and care for your plants easier.
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