12 Steps Intro to Container Gardening

Start off with a lovely container (be sure it has drain holes) and place it where it is going to live before you fill with heavy soil. Chose plants that are related by flower color and sun tolerance.  Vary in some plants with texture and with varying heights. Wear gloves! Makes cleanup easier at the [...]

By |2017-10-11T11:32:16-04:00June 30th, 2015|Garden Design 101s|Comments Off on 12 Steps Intro to Container Gardening

Water, Water Everywhere!

Water Fountains are classic Gardenwise When you think about your outside spaces, take it to the next level and add a water feature!  Fountains and water features come in many interesting shapes and sizes and can deliver transforming results. There's something about water and the sight and sound of it trickling and tumbling over stones and splashing into a pool.  It's one of [...]

By |2017-10-11T11:34:50-04:00August 3rd, 2013|Garden Design 101s|Comments Off on Water, Water Everywhere!