Category: Gardens

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Our Garden Design with Hosta and Ground Cover

Garden Design with Hosta and Ground Cover Here are some of the Hosta and ground cover shade plants in my yard that are doing well. We’ve had a lot of rain lately making everything lush and green. Hosta are a popular shade plant and we planted a variety of them …

Grape Hyacinth Flowers in Tiny Vases

Grape Hyacinth Flowers  Every spring I wait for the Grape Hyacinth flowers to bloom so I can put them in my tiny vases.  If you have lilies of the valley, these tiny vases are just the right size for them like a fairy garden vase. The tiny vases were my …
Gardens Home Tours

23 Gorgeous Garden Mirrors – Hometalk

23 Gorgeous Garden Mirrors is a collection I clipped on HomeTalk.  Have you visited or joined the home and garden information site HomeTalk?  It is like Pinterest, but all about homes.  HomeTalk creates a closer community than Pinterest though.  As a member you can follow others, like their posts, clip …

Garden Walk – Fairies and Gnomes Flower Garden Design

I entered a back yard garden walk complete with fairies, gnomes, miniature gardens, blooming flowers, garden ornaments, and a white picket fence. Welcome to Tom and Kim Norwick’s award winning garden.  I met Tom and Kim and at once was as enchanted by their warm welcome as I was by …
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How To Cut Down a Tree – Thinking Out Of The Box

How to cut down a tree thinking outside of the box.  My last post cutting down a tree left us at the point of the evergreen tree still standing as its hilarious looking self.  Hubby got it in his head to take the tree down in a different way.  He …
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Cutting Down a Tree

My husband started cutting down a tree in the yard branch by branch.  This looked hilarious to me so I took some photos.  We have a lot of evergreens in the yard, but this one has not been doing well, especially after last year’s extreme heat and drought.  Rather than …