Do Garden Statues Have a Place in a Modern Garden?

Do Garden Statues Have a Place in a Modern Garden?

The great classic gardens of the past almost always featured outdoor garden statues as focal points in their designs. These would often be on a grand scale, with larger than life portrayals of men, women, birds and beasts. They would be used to attract the eye down...
Choosing Planters For Your Garden

Choosing Planters For Your Garden

You are planning your garden for the spring and you want to use planters. It is easy to choose by researching and selecting planters to fit a theme or style. You could choose planters on the ground and even for the walls or fences. You can choose planters of cement,...
Water And Plants

Water And Plants

Water is obviously one of the most important attributes for a plant to grow. Without water, the plants will die. But what is it about the water that is so important for the plants? Water doesn’t store energy like food does, yet it still remains the single most...
Irrigation Systems

Irrigation Systems

An irrigation system can save you a ton of time when you are maintaining your garden. Watering your plants every single day with a hose or bucket can get extremely tiring. You will likely look for a simpler solution. An irrigation is the answer to that problem. It...
Water Retention In Your Soil

Water Retention In Your Soil

There are many reasons why plants don’t get all of the water that they need. Sometimes, even if you regularly water your plants, it’s not quite enough. There are many ways that you can maximize your water retention. That way you can save money on water and have a...