Recent Landscaping Articles

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8 Mistakes to Avoid for the Happiest Houseplants

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 01, 2015

OK, here's the dirt on houseplants (yes, pun intended). They look lovely, add interest to your color scheme, and even help to purify the air of your home. However, you've got to remember...


Why Clean Up Fallen Leaves and How to Make It Easier

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 21, 2015

Brightly colored autumn leaves are one of the greatest joys of the season. However, once these same leaves drop off the trees and land on your yard or your roof, they are usually no...


9 Marvelous Uses for a Plant Mister

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 16, 2015

Here's a great little tool that will only cost you a dollar or two. A spray bottle, also known as a plant mister, is invaluable, and not just for your indoor landscaping efforts. This...

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Flowering Houseplants for Beautiful Blooms Year Round

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 08, 2015

After Labor Day is a somewhat sad season for gardeners, at least those in northern regions. Although you are still awash in tomatoes, zucchinis, and other produce from your vegetable...

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Take Cuttings Now and Overwinter Your Garden Indoors

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 04, 2015

Growing a gorgeous garden is one of summer's greatest pleasures, right up there with grilling your dinner and turning cartwheels in the grass. So why not plan now to continue enjoying...