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6 Xeriscape Ideas

6 Xeriscape Ideas What is xeriscape? Using drought resistant plants that tolerate different types of soil and are native to your area is xeriscape landscaping. Design your xeriscape garden on paper. Visit local nurseries to get an idea of native plants and be sure to look at both new plants and mature plants. Knowing how big a plant will get ...

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How to Choose the Right Homemade Compost Bin Plans

How to Choose the Right Homemade Compost Bin Plans Building a compost bin can be a fun and rewarding project. Weather you are an experienced or inexperience builder, this type of project is guaranteed to go smoothly providing you choose the right type of compost bin plans. Everyone who is interested in gardening should take the initiative to learn about ...

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Choosing the Right Pots for Your Plants

Choosing the Right Pots for Your Plants Whether they are green plants, flowering plants, succulents, cacti, grasses or trees, different plants need different kinds of soil and care. Choosing the right pots for your plants is part of this care. Flower pots can be as simple as terracotta pots and saucers, or glazed pots with hand-painted designs on them. How ...

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Some Landscaping Tips About Choosing the Right Grass For Your Lawn

Some Landscaping Tips About Choosing the Right Grass For Your Lawn So what do you think grass landscaping really is all about? Hopefully this report will include some interesting information about grass landscaping, information you might be able to use in your own lawn, not just that old stuff they used to let you know. If you worship the look ...

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The Cottage Garden

The Cottage Garden Would you like a garden that thrives with less water and takes much less effort to maintain? Do you spend hours in the summer watering lawn and flower beds? Instead, adopt these gardening methods that conserve water, save you time, and still produce a garden with healthy and thriving plants — a water-wise garden. If you want ...

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Transform Your Yard to a Water-Wise Garden

Transform Your Yard to a Water-Wise Garden Would you like a garden that thrives with less water and takes much less effort to maintain? Do you spend hours in the summer watering lawn and flower beds? Instead, adopt these gardening methods that conserve water, save you time, and still produce a garden with healthy and thriving plants — a water-wise ...

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Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought Tolerant Plants If you live in a typically dry area of the country, like California, Arizona, Texas or any other state prone to droughts, you may notice a high water bill during those dry, summer months. The culprit could very well be your lawn. If you have a traditional lawn with traditional plants and flowers, they may not be ...

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How to Grow Ornamental Grasses

How to Grow Ornamental Grasses Ornamental grasses have become extremely popular in the past ten years or so, and if you buy them at a garden center they are kind of pricey. Learning how to grow them yourself is actually quite easy. They can be grown from seed, but I won’t pretend to be an expert at that for several ...

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The Best Tools For Gardening

The Best Tools For Gardening Whether you have acres of garden or just a few pots, you will need the best gardening tools for the job. Hardware shops and garden centres usually carry a wide range of gardening tools from the fairly cheap to the very expensive. Apart from considering your budget, the amount of use your tools will get ...

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What’s the Best Grass Seed for Your Lawn?

What’s the Best Grass Seed for Your Lawn? Having a beautiful lawn is a thing many homeowners (and renters!) covet. There’s nothing like a beautiful, emerald green, well tended lawn to make your home look great, right? Right! A major part of getting that great lawn is choosing the best grass seed you can find for your lawn. After all, ...

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