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Attracting butterflies to your garden is easy if you just create their favorite environmental elements! click through to find out all the Details!

Attract Butterflies to Your Garden~!

To Create a Butterfly Garden is to design an environment that attracts butterflies. It is also aimed at inviting them to pollinate and lay eggs. Here are some of the best tips to create a unique environment best suited for these beautiful pollinators!

Easy step by step illustrated guide to Propagating Persian Sheld Plants by taking cuttings

Propagating Persian Shield Made Easy

Follow these easy steps to propagate Persian Shield plants so your shade or part sun garden can be a beautiful sea of iridescent green and purple throughout the growing season!

How to Fix a Leggy Petunia

To keep your petunias looking great try to implement these tips during your blooming season. These are techniques I use in the hot, humid southeastern United States. It can seem like a lot of work but by doing a little at a time, you’ll reap huge benefits with these beautiful flowers.

Follow these tips to create a Hummingbird garden that will bring them hummingbirds in year after year! Hummingbird Garden, How To Attract Hummingbirds, The Fool, Attraction, Bring It On

Fool Proof Ways to Entice Hummingbirds to your Garden!

Follow these helpful tips to keep hummingbirds coming back to your garden every year

Humingbirds love a certain kind of flower. If you have these particular flowers in your garden, You're almost guaranteed to attract hummingbirds! Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds, Hummingbird Garden, Perennials, Attraction, Herbs, Amazing, Herb, Spice

Add These Amazing Perennials to Your Garden To Attract Hummingbirds!

Hummingbirds are always a welcome sight in your garden! Try planting these favorite types of flowers to attract hummingbirds in your garden!

Whatever the ground cover is used for, here are a few I have effectively tried over the years that required little to no maintenance and did quite well in the extreme heat and full sun of my Garden in Southern Alabama.

Low Maintenance Ground Cover Plants for Full Sun

Looking for a good ground cover? There are so many types to choose from it can be hard to decide. Here are a few tips and some examples of ground cover you can use to cover that particular area in your garden that needs a different approach

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14 Fragrant Shrubs and Bushes for a Sweet Smelling Garden

Learn everything you need to know about planting fragrant shrubs in your garden! This simple guide lists the best sweet smelling bushes for every climate.

Whatever the ground cover is used for, here are a few I have effectively tried over the years that required little to no maintenance and did quite well in the extreme heat and full sun of my Garden in Southern Alabama.

Low Maintenance Ground Cover Plants for Full Sun

Looking for a good ground cover? There are so many types to choose from it can be hard to decide. Here are a few tips and some examples of ground cover you can use to cover that particular area in your garden that needs a different approach

Check out this list of some of the fastest growing hedge plants you can get your hands on! You'll have a living privacy fence in no time! Some of these plants grow up to 3 feet a year

Shrubs That Will Grow Super Fast to create a Living Privacy Fence

If you’re looking for a way to create an awesome living privacy fence, check out this list of evergreen shrubs and trees that make for a great privacy fence as they grow to maturity!

Given the right conditions, hummingbirds will return to the same garden every year! Follow these tips to create a Hummingbird haven Every Year, Hummingbird, Garden, Garten, Lawn And Garden, Hummingbirds, Gardening, Outdoor, Gardens

Hummingbirds will remember a great garden and return every year!

Follow these helpful tips to keep hummingbirds coming back to your garden every year

These fast growing vegetables are great for a fall garden! with a quick germination rate and an equally short time to maturity, these are the perfect plants for a late summer planting! Fast Growing Vegetables, Perfect Plants, Autumn Garden, Late Summer, Vegetable Garden, Gardening Tips, Backyard, Fall, Autumn

Fastest growing vegetables for your Fall Garden

September in southern Alabama has probably become the hottest month in the last few years. We typically go through a shortage of rain which also adds to the overall harshness. These last couple of weeks we have been in the high 90’s and even hit above 100 a few times. There are many places around […]

Knowing when to water your plants can be difficult starting out, but with these easy tips to follow, it'll be second nature in no time! Water Containers, Container Plants, Container Gardening, Garden Tips, Garden Ideas, Down South, Water Plants, Growing Vegetables, Garden Design

How to Tell When Its Time to Water Your Plants!

How often to water is probably the most common question when dealing with watering container plants. Many a plant has been killed by over or under watering. Follow these guidelines to water your way to happy plants!

Daylilies are a wonderful addition to any garden. Here is a simple Illustarted guide on How to Propagate Daylilies by division. Daylily Garden, Garden Inspiration, Garden Ideas, Free Plants, Down South, Propagation, Colorful Flowers, Gardening Tips, Garden Design

How to Propagate Daylilies

How to divide daylilies to fill your beds with new free plants and lots of easy to grow colorful flowers!

Knowing when to water your plants can be difficult starting out, but with these easy tips to follow, it'll be second nature in no time! Water Containers, Container Plants, Container Gardening, Garden Tips, Garden Ideas, Down South, Water Plants, Growing Vegetables, Garden Design

How to Tell When Its Time to Water Your Plants!

How often to water is probably the most common question when dealing with watering container plants. Many a plant has been killed by over or under watering. Follow these guidelines to water your way to happy plants!

Whether you're blocking neighbors, noise, unsightly areas or all of the above, Privacy Trees are the way to go. Privacy Trees offer an all-natural way to frame your property...no traditional fencing required. Evergreen Trees For Privacy, Privacy Trees, Evergreen Shrubs, Fast Growing Evergreens, Fast Growing Trees, Diy Garden Projects, Garden Ideas, Living Privacy Fences, Backyard

Fast Growing Privacy Trees

If you’re looking for a way to create an awesome living privacy fence, check out this list of evergreen shrubs and trees that make for a great privacy fence as they grow to maturity!

To keep your petunias looking great try to implement these tips during your blooming season. These are techniques I use in the hot, humid southeastern United States. It can seem like a lot of work but by doing a little at a time, you’ll reap huge benefits with these beautiful flowers. Hanging Basket Garden, Hanging Baskets, Garden Inspiration, Garden Ideas, Beautiful Flowers, Beautiful Pictures, Long Hots, Down South, Petunias

Easy Steps to Make Your Petunias Survive the long hot summer!

To keep your petunias looking great try to implement these tips during your blooming season. These are techniques I use in the hot, humid southeastern United States. It can seem like a lot of work but by doing a little at a time, you’ll reap huge benefits with these beautiful flowers.