Archive for Category: How-to’s

Starting a Home Herb Garden

With home-grown herbs, you’ll no longer need to dash to the grocery store to bring in hints of fresh flavor. Bonus? Growing herbs brings a beautiful new element to your home and garden. Ready to create your own herb garden? First, you’ll need to decide whether you want to...

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Care Tips for Poinsettias This Season

Poinsettias’ festive red blooms make it the signature plant for the Christmas season and the best-selling potted plant in the United States. The flower, known in Mexico as “Flores de Noche Buena” or “Flowers of the Holy Night,” got its American name from Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first US...

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Preparing Your Garden for Fall

With the most intense of summer’s heat behind us, it’s time to start preparing your garden for fall. Adding a few seasonal plants will carry your yard from the first of fall through the winter with pleasant pops of color. Prepare your flowerbeds for fall plants When preparing your...

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