Save the Bees With Plants

Normally, you wouldn’t think of wanting to encourage bees to come to your garden. But as you’ve likely heard, bees are in danger! We need to do our part to provide places for them to land and pollinate. Without bees, we wouldn’t have all the wonderful fruit and flowers that we so love. In fact, seventy out of the top 100 …

Summer Gardening Trends

As you’re designing your landscaping, it’s important to create a look that will see you through many seasons. But you can really spice things up by mixing in some annuals with your perennials. For the plants and flowers you’ll be replacing every year, you have a little extra freedom to go with this year’s trends. Here are some to consider …

How To Protect Your Lawn From A Heat Wave

The summer months bring relentless heat, making it essential that you stay hydrated if you have to be outside any length of time. But humans aren’t the only ones who suffer when temperatures reach 100 degrees. Your lawn also needs some protection. If your yard has started to turn an unattractive brown color in patches, don’t worry. When things cool …

Dos and Don’ts of Pool Landscaping

A cool, refreshing pool can be one of the best things about summer. But your pool creates an aesthetic. For many pool owners, the right pool landscaping can take that aesthetic to the next level, creating a pleasant environment and boosting a home’s curb appeal. But there are some dos and don’ts of landscaping your pool, starting with the planning …

Summer Gardening Checklist Of 12 Things You Need To Do

These Are The Actions Everyone Who Loves Their Yard And Garden Needs To Take You can use this summer gardening checklist to ready your yard for summer and keep it looking great. Pruning, planting, and protecting are a few of the 12. It’s Time To Get Ready “Summer’s here and the checklist is back!” Emma smiles. Daniel stands up and …

9 Best Summer Flowers To Plant In Your Maryland Garden

These Are Some Of Our Favorite Flowers For Planting During Our Maryland Summers These are some of the best summer flowers to plant in Maryland gardens. You can beautify your yard with Gloriosa daisies, zinnia, lisianthus, aster, and more. See what they look like and learn a bit about them in this post- Creating A Rainbow Garden “I’ve decided- we’re …

Summer Gardening Trends

As you’re designing your landscaping, it’s important to create a look that will see you through many seasons. But you can really spice things up by mixing in some annuals with your perennials. For the plants and flowers you’ll be replacing every year, you have a little extra freedom to go with this year’s trends. Here are some to consider …