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5 Landscaping Plants to Make Your Front Yard Pop

Plants are a wonderful addition to any yard, and there are certain vibrantly colorful plants that are guaranteed to make your yard look outstanding. Choosing the right shrubs and trees to enhance your outdoor style ensures that you’ll enjoy your yard’s splendid magnificence for years to come.

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Got To Get the Potato Harvest Done

It is a dusty time at the moment in parts of Idaho and Washington – two of the largest states in potato production. You know what that means with this harvest – delicious potato dishes, french fries, potato chips and much more.

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Time for the Corn Harvest – An Important Meal Source for the World

Those corn stalks are high – is it time to pick the corn? Depends on the corn type. Most corn harvests are for corn byproducts such as animal feed and biofuel.

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Getting Ready for the Apple Harvest – And the Fruit Thereafter

Fall is coming … and with it is the apple harvest. So what can the apple become once it’s picked and processed.

Ponds & Fountains

Some Interesting Pond Landscaping Ideas

So you are thinking of putting in a pond for the backyard. Any ideas on what kind of pond? Let’s review some pond landscaping ideas that you can consider

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Time for the Harvest – Gathering It In for Production

The harvest. It is starting up all over the country for food items we take for granted. The grape – corn – wheat and more. Let’s review (in photos) what comes out our gardens and food production farms.

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Small Garden Landscaping Ideas

Not much you can do with a small back yard. Right? Not correct! With some creative thinking, you can transform your small yard into a beautiful garden paradise.

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Decorating Your (sub)Urban Garden

You may think that landscaping a small urban garden is not worth the time. But we some creative thinking, you can build a garden oasis that will make you proud of your urban lifestyle.

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When the Rains Don’t Come – It’s Time For Yard Irrigation

It’s hot outside! And no forecast for rain soon. So to keep you garden growing – and more importantly your trees and shrubs – out comes the yard irrigation system.

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Landscaping Space for Family Lawn Games

Summer is a great time to play some lawn games with your family. It is an opportunity to get the kids out of the house and away from their electronics.

Ponds & Fountains

photo image analysis: Using a Garden Waterfall in Your Landscaping Design

Imagine having a garden waterfall in the corner section of your garden landscape. You can create any type of foliage garden surrounding the waterfall that will be fun to create.

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Needing Shrubs for Your Home and Yard Landscaping

Decorative shrubs are an important element for any yard landscaping plan. They function as screening, flowering or accent shrubs to bed and outbuildings.

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Yummy! Yummy! Fruit. Do You Have Fruit Orchard?

You certainly want to plan for a fruit orchard. It could be a large or a small backyard orchard. Learn to grown your own fruit for cooking and canning.

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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) –      Salvia

Do you need to dot your sunney garden plot with color? Try the beautiful salvia flower. Comes in reds, whites, and blues. Thrives in hot climates.

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Getting Ready to Plant a Vegetable Garden

Many first-time gardeners have a question about types of flowers. So start by understanding perennial and annual flowers and how to use them in landscaping.

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Garden Design Idea: The Mediterranean Garden Look

You need to design a garden. What style would you like to do? How about a Mediterranean garden style? It’s easy maintenance and inviting every time you step into your garden.

Ponds & Fountains

Decorative Edging Stone to Border Your Pond

A beautiful pond in the backyard needs one key landscaping design. Decorate your pond with decorative pond rock to border and surround the pond landscaping.

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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) –      Vinca

The nice thing about vinca is that the flower can take a very hot summer day and remain colorful and virbrant. Drought tolerant too. Perfect bedding flower.

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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) –      Geraniums

copyright image by Pixabay 1 | Pixabay 2 What to know about geraniums – Notes: Light:  full sun    –    Height:  6-12 inches; 1-3 feet    –    Season:  spring, summer, fall, with some winter blooms

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photo image analysis: Setting Up a Small Garden

So you have a small backyard – not much room to do anything except a couple of chairs on a patchy lawn. So why not turn you small backyard into an elegant oasis. It will become the favorite place to be.