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Think Your Home Insurance Covers Your Garden? You Might Want To Check Again

Your garden is obviously a part of your house. It’s inside your property. Conventional logic would dictate that since this is the case, it’s probably …

Easy Ways to Get Electricity to your Garden

An electrical connection to the garden adds a new level of usefulness and comfort as well as improving security. A constant electrical source in the garden is …

When Is The Best Time to Prune Trees and Shrubs?

I am often asked when the best time is what should be pruned. The ideal time is when the tree is dormant, which is late fall to early spring. Since the tree is …

Budget-Friendly Landscaping Ideas

A beautiful landscape can make even a simple house look elegant. And the good news is, you don’t need a professional gardener or a massive budget to achieve …

6 Essential Tools for Garden Maintenance

Working in a garden requires a lot of tasks and having the right tools makes it easier. Since there are a lot of tools available, you might be confused which …

Proper Mulching is One of the Best Things You Can do for Your Plants

Mulching is one of the best things you can do for your plants if done right, but too much or improperly installed mulch can be a real problem. The Problem with …

Proper Planting Instructions for Trees and Shrubs

If I had a dollar for all the improperly planted trees I have seen over the years, I would be rich! First, dig the hole as deep as the root ball and at least …

New Search App Offers Unbiased Results

Nichols Publishing Company, the publishers of Garden & Greenhouse and NUGL have entered a partnership that offers a new technology to the greenhouse and …

The Many Benefits of Autumn Leaves

It won’t be long before the leaves begin to fall and cover our yards and gardens. But you don’t necessarily need to put them all in a burn pile or …

Dianthus Wakes Up Any Landscape

Dianthus, also known as Carnation or Sweet William and sometimes known as Pink, blooms heavily in the spring, on into the summer and if you deadhead them …