Garden Design

Planning a Fall Vegetable Garden

broccoli

There comes a short pause in a veggie gardener’s time just after all the plants are in and before the battle with weeds or pests begins. This is the perfect time to plan for the fall.

Crop Rotation in the Flower Bed

petunia

Rotating your crops can help produce a bountiful harvest full of yummy and nourishing vegetables, by reducing the chances of pests and diseases and increasing the soil’s health.  However, crop rotation is not just for the vegetable garden; it is …

Garden Ideas That Screen Out Sound

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We live on a busy street and experience a lot of noise from cars, pedestrians, etc. What are some landscaping ideas for reducing noise coming into our yard and windows?