Great Design Plant: Quaking Aspen for 3-Season Beauty — on Its Own Turf

If you have seen groves of quaking aspen from the wild in full fall glory, your likely query is,”Can I grow them at home?” The quick answer is yes, if you live where the trees grow naturally. If not, developing an aspen in a house garden is nearly as difficult as raising a rainbow trout Read more about Great Design Plant: Quaking Aspen for 3-Season Beauty — on Its Own Turf[…]

6 Wonderfully Easy Roses for Any Gardener

Calling roses “simple” may seem like an oxymoron, but there are several varieties which are low maintenance. Many roses are susceptible to black spot, aphids and fungal infections and require a decent amount of spraying and fussing to keep them healthy, but these roses scoff at all that nonsense. Take a look at those easy-care Read more about 6 Wonderfully Easy Roses for Any Gardener[…]

Select the Ideal Plant Pot to Flatter Your Landscape

If it comes to container gardens, your first thought is generally about everything you’ll be planting. The boat to include your plants is frequently an afterthought. But with a little attention to the type of container that you use, you can ensure that your production is acceptable for your environment. When deciding upon the ideal Read more about Select the Ideal Plant Pot to Flatter Your Landscape[…]

8 Spectacular Grasses to Energize a Fall Garden

It’s hard to overcome what ornamental grasses need to provide: incredible texture, sublime colours and seed heads that sway and supply motion in the garden. As autumn begins, these spectacular plants go out of the background to claim our attention in ways that other plants simply can’t. With their wide range of sizes, forms and Read more about 8 Spectacular Grasses to Energize a Fall Garden[…]

An Australian Home Appeals to 3 Generations

Dixie and Sam Jeffries purchased this terrace house on a small inner-city block in Adelaide, Australia, envisioning a sustainable space to house a few generations. They teamed with architects Oli Scholz and Simone Vinall of Scholzvinall to design 2 inspiring homes: an extension to the present house for Dixie and Sam’s family, and a two-story Read more about An Australian Home Appeals to 3 Generations[…]