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Pick the Right Flowers to Create the Picture-Perfect Yard

Pick the Right Flowers to Create the Picture-Perfect Yard

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Did you know that flower selection is key when creating a picture-perfect yard and garden? Regardless of the time and care you put in, if you choose the right flowers, you can have year-round color and foliage. Make thoughtful choices that reflect the growing environment, rather than what simply looks good. Create the picture-perfect yard and garden you desire with the following suggestions. Sun – Consider the Environment. Naturally, you want your flowers and plants to thrive. Make sure to…

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No Southern Yard Should be Without Colorful Crepe Myrtles 

No Southern Yard Should be Without Colorful Crepe Myrtles 

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If you live in the Lowcountry, think about planting crepe myrtles this spring. These gorgeous trees are a familiar sight in the Carolinas, thriving in the warm and mild climate. With care and attention, these flowering trees will grow to be up to 25-feet tall! Crepe Myrtle is also stunning, which is why so many homeowners and businesses choose these trees for their property. They bloom in late summer and the blossoms are typically shades of pink, purple, red, and…

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Grow Vibrant and Fragrant Peony Blossoms 

What You Should Know to Grow Vibrant and Fragrant Peony Blossoms 

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Vibrant peonies in bloom is a beautiful sight. The blooms are huge and fragrant, exuding a sweet smell into the springtime air. There are some tricks to growing healthy and hardy peonies, not difficult, but key to success. Want to grow vibrant, fragrant peony blossoms? Here’s what you need to know: The Blooms Most people are drawn to peonies for their distinctive blooms and memorable fragrance. The blooms are colossal, usually up to ten-inches in diameter, and are found in…

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Five in Your Herb Garden that are Easy to Grow and Good for Your Health

Five in Your Herb Garden that are Easy to Grow and Good for Your Health

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Plant something that is both easy to grow and good for you – your own herb garden. Herbs thrive in varied conditions, from their own bed in a garden to a small sill inside your home. Dig in the dirt and plant some herbs that will bring a sense of achievement and numerous nutritional benefits. The top 5 herbs to plant in and around your garden are: Basil   Plant basil and reap the rewards all year long; Make sure…

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Get the Most Out of Your Spring Gardening with These Simple Tips

Get the Most Out of Your Spring Gardening with These Simple Tips

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Is it ever too early to think about spring gardening? If you have a Spring Garden on your mind, go ahead and get started with some tasks and chores that will get you ready for planting season. Some simple spring garden tips from the experts include: Groom Your Grass Now is the time to get the lawn into shape, mowed, and trimmed for spring. Arrange for sod or turf, if needed; now is the time to beat the rush. It…

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