Category Archives for Garden Accessories

8 Tips for Bird Watching in your Yard

Bird Watching Tips Did you know bird watching is the second most popular pastime in North America, second only to gardening? I’ve been having a lot of enjoyment this fall and winter watching the birds

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Flats and Cold Frames

Constructing Planting Flats and Cold Frames Now that the active gardening season has ended and we have time before spring, use some of that freed-up time to prepare for spring planting. Two essentials

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Window Boxes Jazz Up Your Home

Window Boxes Add Color and Charm And that’s true, whether you’re in an apartment, a suburban ranch-style house or a country farmhouse. Filled with bright flowers and cascading greenery, they

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Hypertufa How-To

What is Hypertufa? Are you tired of paying big dollars for useful garden containers? Sure, you want your containers to be attractive as well as useful, but you can pay over $100 for a large ceramic or

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Mini Greenhouse: A Great Investment

Mini Greenhouse – Small Investment, Big Returns Greenhouses do not have to be large and spacious to be useful. The big ones are great if you are a commercial grower, or live on an acreage, but if

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Choosing Your Outdoor Furniture

Now that spring is here, many people are shopping for outdoor furniture for the patio or deck. After all, nothing beats sitting out in the evening, enjoying the gardens that surround you in your yard,

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