As you may have realize from my previous posts, I've been giving this whole 'landscape design' thing a real go. I've spent a good deal of time trying to learn what I can and design my own landscape, but I have never settled on anything. That's to say, I've never signed off on a design and… Continue reading DIY-Landscape Design
Spring is in the air and I can't wait to get started on some outdoor projects to brighten up our landscape. We're starting with the front yard, since that's what most people see. I had a completely different plan when we first began transplanting shrubs and cleaning up the front landscape. But, as I learned… Continue reading Another Front Yard Landscape Plan
My mom taught me everything I know about flowers and gardening. So, I felt it was necessary to highlight her talents... Here are some of her containers surrounding her pool in the back yard.
Below is a picture of what our house looked like before any landscaping even began! On the left side there were two hydrangeas, a peony shrub, two holly shrubs, two lillyturf, a bunch of tulips, as well as two daylillies. The right side had some unknown flowering shrub/tree, a ton of english ivy, and a… Continue reading My So Called Green Thumb: Front Yard Revamp