Make your own compost heap

Having your own compost heap is like having your very own garden doctor on hand. By mixing a nice thick layer of compost into your flower beds you will not only be improving the water retention and aeration of your soil but also be adding much needed nutrients to feed your plants. How can you […]

What to do in the garden in July

Now is the time to remove any unsightly and unwanted plants. Once the beds have been cleared, make sure that they are designed and curved, or straightened to your satisfaction. Now is also when one can close up the flower bed borders that the gardener or garden service enlarged over the past year. Gecko lawns […]