Categories for Gardening

Cooped Up: Installing Fashionable Chicken Coops

cooped up Installing Fashionable Chicken Coops WRITTEN BY CATRIONA TUDOR ERLER As more people search for a sustainable, self-sufficient way of life, the population of suburban neighborhoods is changing. People aren’t necessarily moving out, but chickens are moving in. In addition to providing fresh eggs, free-range chickens help control insects, add ...

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Floral Footprint: The Storied Travels of Popular Plants

floral footprint The Storied Travels of Popular Plants WRITTEN BY CATRIONA TUDOR ERLER Just like people and animals, plants have a history of migration. Granted, tulips and chrysanthemums don’t just pick up and walk to a new place; but with natural carriers and human movement, plants have made their way around ...

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Structure and Style: How to Use Texture and Pattern in the Garden

structure and style How to Use Texture and Pattern in the Garden WRITTEN BY CATRIONA TUDOR ERLER Creating a pleasing landscape or garden for your home is an opportunity to express yourself creatively. Two design elements that contribute enormously to the success of a garden composition are texture and pattern. The ...

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Making the Cut: a four-season guide to fresh flowers

making the cut A FOUR-SEASON GUIDE TO FRESH FLOWERS WRITTEN BY CATRIONA TUDOR ERLER Whether a stately container overflowing with fresh-cut blooms or a simple bud vase showcasing a single rose, floral arrangements are a perennial fan favorite. Bouquets are thoughtful gifts and a beautiful way to share your flower garden ...

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