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Garden Planting

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.

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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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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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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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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) –      Petunia

The hardy petunia is one of gardeners’ favorite flowers. It grows in many zones and spreads like wild fire. And the colors are all over the place.

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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) – the     Sunpatiens

Need a bedding flower that will bloom all season long with full colors? Then you need to look at the colorful sunpatiens. They thrive in sunny conditions.

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Landscaping With Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses are a great addition to any garden and landscaping design. They come in varied color schemes with beautiful plumes or flowers.

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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) – the     Colorful Gerber Daisy

The gerber daisy is one of most popular cut flower. It grows well outside and blooms for entire season with beautiful colors.

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Understanding Perennial and Annual Flower Plantings

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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summer landscaping (sunny flowers) – the     White Shasta Daisy

The shasta daisy is one of the most popular flower plantings for garden. It blooms nice in the summer sun and can spread with seedlings.

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What You Might Need to Plant a Garden

Garden planting – it is great skill to develop. Learning how to plant and harvest your own food. It can help the environment and save you money.

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Time To Plant Your Flower Garden

May is the season when you plant your flower garden. It may be in garden beds, containers or designated areas with both perennials and annuals.

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Time To Start Your Vegetable Garden

It’s time! Time to plan and start your backyard vegetable garden. Make is a project for the entire family. It is a good skill set to know. And an appreciate to gain when the harvest comes in.

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Understanding the Kinds of Shade Trees

As we enter spring and ready for summer, you may want to plant a new tree for your landscape. The question is what type – let’s give brief introduction with image links to key trees.

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Backyard Vegetable Garden in Wooden Raised Beds

Backyard vegetable garden in wooden raised beds. Notes: If you are looking to grow a vegetable or flower garden, consider raised garden beds. Raised beds allow to add and control