Three elements of great container garden design. THRILL blue pansies with dark green leaves...FILL. The clay pot is full of plants... no empty spots. SPILL cascading light green plants spill over and down covering most of the terra cotta.
How To Keep A Fiddle Leaf Fig Alive
If you've heard the countless horror stories about fiddle leaf figs then you know how intimidating they can seem, but they truly aren't as hard to care for as they seem. So today I'm going to show you how to keep a fiddle leaf fig alive! The first time I laid eyes on a fiddle leaf fig I knew I had to have one, they are so gorgeous with their big bright green leaves and substantial size. Plus I knew just the right spot to put my new love once it arrived. Honestly, I researched more about how…
Beautiful DIY Spring Planters & Styling our Spring Porch | The Happy Housie
Beautiful DIY Spring Planters & Styling our Spring Porch #springplanters #springporch #springdecor #thehappyhousie
Indoor Herb Gardening for Beginners
Summer is here! Which means it is time to start your own indoor DIY herb garden. But no matter the season or whether you’re a beginner or a novice, we’ve got great tips for you to start an amazing year-round indoor herb garden. Now, not all of us have that lucky green thumb when it comes to taking care of plants. No need to worry, we’ve got you covered with these simple tips and tricks to succeed at growing an amazing herb garden at home. It’s not as difficult as it may seem… We promise…
Five Fall Blooming Plants for Your Garden | Angie The Freckled Rose
Fall is on the horizon, and it starts to feel like it's time to put your garden to rest. Not so fast! Do I have some ideas for you! There are still some flowers and plants that are the autumn jewels of the garden world. From flowers to grasses, there are always ways to add some late season interest to your landscape. Some of my favorites actually don't start blooming until the fall. If you read this article and failed to purchase them early in the season, don't fret! You can usually find…
How to Grow a Container Garden for Beginners
Everyone dreams of having a garden, but not everyone has the time or resources. To start simple container gardening, you just need a container and some dirt
Why You Should Mulch Your Garden this Fall — Day to Day Adventures
My grandmother and mother are probably shaking their heads in heaven at my garden. I've broke the traditional garden rules in the past few years and I want to share why you should put a layer of mulch on your gardens this fall instead of turning the soil over before putting it to bed for the year. (
Traditional compost piles need to be managed by turning, aerating and using the right ratio of ingredients. They also take up a lot of space, something that is a premium for most gardeners. Why I …
The Best Way to Keep Indoor Plants Healthy - My So-Called Chaos
It can be hard to keep indoor plants healthy. One day they're fine, one day they're not. Here are tips to help make it easier on you to keep plants up.
Make Your Own Potting Soil and Save Money!
Hostas 101. Whether you are new to hostas or already a Hostaholic, the information in this article will help you keep your hosta perennials happy and healthy. Hostas are a great idea for any shady or semi shade garden!