Posts in the Category: Gardening Tips

They’ll Knock You Off Your Aster

By Posted in - Gardening Tips on August 18th, 2013 0 Comments

It’s Aster Time!

The word aster has a Greek  origin and means “star”, which is what the flowers resemble. There are many varieties to choose from — I planted the  Monch Aster in my garden a couple of years …

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Pruning Hydrangeas

By Posted in - Gardening Tips on July 22nd, 2013 0 Comments

Here are some easy guidelines for pruning some of the most popular hydrangeas, which  will make you so glad you turned on your computer today!

If there is one thing about shrubs that confuses some gardenenrs it’s knowing when …

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Landscape Architecture and Small Spaces in DC

By Posted in - Gardening Tips on July 19th, 2013 0 Comments

To continue celebrating Landscape Architecure month, we’re posting some  excerpts  from  an  interview  Mark  did  with  reporter  Jay  Bildstein about  Landscape Architecture trends, designing roof top spaces, and how landscpae architecture can increase a home’s value, among other topics.

Jay: …

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