Today I finally got the chance to put out my hanging baskets. I absolutely love hanging baskets and probably have about a hundred of them.
Most are plants I have propagated myself, such as spider plants, which are probably the easiest plants to grow and one of the best plants for hanging baskets. They like a shady to partly shady location, and are also very drought tolerant, which is important, because hanging baskets tend to dry out quickly.
Sometimes people will have a hanging basket or two by their front porch, or maybe on their back patio. I have taken decorating with hanging baskets to the extreme, and have them hanging everywhere from numerous hooks nailed and screwed to every possible surface I could
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Lately, local garden centers have just been absolutely overflowing with new plants.
With Florida’s low prices on plants, it is very easy to give into the temptation and start filling up a shopping cart. But there are several things you need to know before you go crazy buying plants.
How you tell a good plant from a bad plant? How can you tell a healthy plant from an unhealthy plant? Well basically you just have to pay close attention. Look at the plant from top to
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Spring has finally arrived. Thank God. Even though we are so fortunate to have such short winters, I am always happy when they are over.
It’s a wonderful time of the year, a time for renewal and rebirth. Our recent rains have turned everything a beautiful emerald green. I almost feel like I am in
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Spring is a time of new birth, when everything comes back to life. It is also a good time to take a few moments to pause and really study your landscaping and see what you can do it give it some life as well.
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