Landscaping Ideas

How to Fix a Cracked Slate Walkway

Slate walkways are a beautiful alternative traditional concrete paths. However weather and accidents can both cause damage over time, creating a slate...

Creative New Ways to Use a Broken Birdbath

Like most other outdoor items, a birdbath does not last forever. Plastic varieties eventually become brittle and break, and clay and concrete...

Large Glazed Pots in a Landscape Bed

Vibrant glazed pots are absolutely beautiful. Some are solid in color, and others are a combination of a few different hues that...

10 Daylily Varieties for Your Garden

Daylilies are one of the most popular perennial plants for the garden. Easy to grow and relatively hardy, they come in a...

How to Plant Oriental Poppy Seeds

The best way to start an Oriental poppy garden in your landscape is to start them from seed. They grow to a...

The Top 6 Drought-Tolerant Plants

Drought tolerant plants are those that do not require as much water as conventional plantings. They will easily survive long periods without...

How to Use the Flowering Quince Fruit

One of my favorite old fashioned shrubs is the flowering quince, which belongs to the genus Chaenomeles. This beautiful shrub is native...

Flowering Quince (Chaenomeles) Plant Profile

A very intriguing plant is flowering quince. You're not likely to find it in any landscaping, yet it's a favorite among many...