There’s no good reason to resist adding some scent to your yard or landscape. Fragrance makes all the difference between seeing a beautiful garden or experiencing it.
Check out this beautiful living wall planter that creates a natural screen for privacy, shade, or blocking an eye-sore, while also improving the curb-appeal of your home. Another great Lowe’s Creative Ideas post idea!
Many perennial plants are just breaking dormancy in the spring and won’t be blooming until summer or fall. These great plants, however, add spring color with early flowers. Be sure to include at least of these for cheerful color early in the growing season. Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spp.) – Hardy to zones 5-9. Part shade spring […]
Perennial plants are the workhorses of the garden.
Even in the cold of winter, the garden can provide beauty to more than just the eyes. By selecting plants that bloom with a sweet fragrance during the winter months, gardeners will extend the season of interest in the landscape.
As summer heat begins to wane, this becomes a perfect time to assess your garden for the year, and make plans for the next year. Working in the garden becomes fun again, and plants get an almost magical head start when you plant them in the fall. Here’s why planting shrubs, perennials, and trees in the fall can be so beneficial.
Many bulb gardeners overlook the beautiful summer flowering bulbs because of the popularity of the spring bulbs but you’ll want to add these breath taking flowers to your garden this summer.
Part of my garden makeover included adding new flowering shrubs and bird-friendly trees to our landscape. Here are three plants I added to my landscape that you’ll find right in your local Lowe’s garden center. Save money, add color, and enjoy a beautiful landscape.
Bulbs to plant in the spring to have them bloom in the summer.
“I know a bank where the wild thyme blows where oxlips and the nodding violet grows, Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine with sweet musk – roses and with eglantine.” ~A Midsummer Night’s Dream The rose is one of the oldest flowers in cultivation and is still considered one of the most popular garden flowers today. […]
I love indoor terrarium projects and was excited when my post for Lowe’s Creative Ideas Team was indoor planters. I just knew I’d find something cool and interesting at Lowe’s to transform into an indoor terrarium. I found my prize in the clearance lights section with this cool looking outdoor lantern – the kind designed […]
Many gardeners think of hydrangea plants as having blue or pink flower clusters, but these tree hydrangeas have white flowers. These shade-tolerant shrubs have white hydrangea flowers to brighten up a garden area or shady landscape space. White hydrangea flowers will not change colors to pink or blue the way that other hydrangea plants will. Panicle […]