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5 Tips for Choosing a Primary Outdoor Color
Strengthen your style statement by carrying color choices from your home to all the parts of your property that surround it
"consider paint and foliage on the yellow end of the spectrum — think chartreuse — to... surrounding garden...or grey tiles to tie in with house colour? what does a grey tiled... gold on walls of the house with rich dark trim. And living if FL almost always have... have the wall of doors open. I've furnished the outside in similar colors/style of... beige walls, etc outside more inviting and flowing. the similar color, of course..."
5 Ways to Naturally Win the Weed War
"vegetable gardens or lawns. Weeds not only wreak havoc with our well-planned designs... in the garden to keep weeds down and the soil moist. put some of the seeds around... a rock wall to outcompete the dandelions and mallow. seems to be doing the trick.... machine or a paint 'n roller and I'm a happy lady.) Back to the subject; I find when... with my garden!! As far as portulaca goes, my next door neighbor has it beginning..."
Let's Revisit Some Revolutionary Garden Thinking
One book changed the vision of postwar British garden design forever. See how it's influencing your garden today
"British garden design forever. See how it's influencing your garden today... her own garden. Brookes changed my thinking on garden design by designing gardens for... was how gardens had been laid out in British suburban gardens since the 1930s, but... in the garden and the ages of those using the garden.... remember our garden as being typical of the period: composed of a central lawn surrounded... small-garden design; this was when I read Room Outside, a now-classic book by British..."
The Beauty of Bonsai — Living Art, Rooted in Harmony
"courtyard gardens of China. Chronologically the paintings: 13th century (Southern Song... are in garden rooms and pavilions, amidst lush, verdant growth, not stuck inside walls... walls surrounded by unliving wood furniture, and now alongside the aesthetics of... within walls, far away from natural breeze and light, the Far Easterners eschewed... noble gardens destroyed in the Cultural Revolution, plants and rockeries, but by..."
8 Materials for Raised Garden Beds
Get the dirt on classic and new options for raised vegetable and plant beds, to get the most from your year-round garden
"raised garden beds is not new, and although they are impressive focal points, their... community garden at school. Would love more images of raised veggie gardens planted... one low wall with this product. thank you for these wonderful ideas. I have been wanting... small food garden with raised beds for years now, and these ideas will certainly come... Kentucky garden designer, Jon Carloftis, used a large galvanized tank, put wheels on..."
Branches Bring the Winter Spirit to Container Gardens
"container gardens to reflect the season and prepare them for spring. Using tree branches... found in garden centers, craft stores or even in your own landscape.... trees and paint them with spray paint. (I now have a sizable stock of these, which I... of the paint. I spray paint apple branches from my backyard and use it to add height... spray paint the leaves or brush on metallic paint. I dried heavenly bamboo berries..."
Guest Picks: 20 Tools for Urban Gardening
Even the smallest of gardens deserves the proper tools. For terrarium pruning to herb snipping, this gear lets you garden in style
"smallest of gardens deserves the proper tools. For terrarium pruning to herb snipping,... urban gardens are beginning to take hold. The idea of growing and cultivating one's... urban garden, whether indoors or out. — Jeanine from AphroChic... modern gardener. I love the violet hose, and will be looking into getting one of those... ceramic wall planters like these for an artistic effect. Make your own terrarium in..."
Houzz Tour: Eclectic Chilean Home Embraces Trees
Ficus trees star in the interior courtyard of this Santiago house, which celebrates its design history, quirks and mix of styles
"brick wall,but stumped on a color that would compliment it on another wall. The ficus... brick walls, modern furniture, and mother nature.. it's beautiful! I'd like to see... brick wall what a beautiful home. The art work is inspiring loving a reclaimed brick... particularly paintings, and rotate their collection and personal work around the house.... adorn the walls. Couch: Italian leather; rug: antique; adjustable side tables: Eileen..."
5 Ways to Put Fall Leaves to Work in Your Garden
"valuable garden booster that grows on trees... lawn and garden fertilizers, mulch and bagged compost. Money they might have saved if... make a garden wall. Great for hibernating hedgehogs and other critters. And hopefully... from our garden will ever leave our garden, except cuttings, seeds and the like, for... all the garden beds, plus I have fresh soil for all my next year garden planting. Come... previous garden we raked the leaves off our grass (not deserving to be called a lawn)..."
Give Your Small Garden Some Room
Make your small garden feel more like a room in your home with these time-proven ideas for landscape design
"small garden feel more like a room in your home with these time-proven ideas for... classic garden design of the past. Though the size of gardens and upkeep time have... small garden or parts of a larger garden as a room did not just occur in the late... American garden designer Lawrence Johnston, who created Hidcote gardens in England,... first "garden rooms." Here's a look at some small gardens that use compartmentalizing..."
Landmark Status Honors a Historic Modern Landscape
Grounds designed by Lawrence Halprin, including a play garden and a meditative garden, gain protection thanks to a family's efforts
"a play garden and a meditative garden, gain protection thanks to a family's efforts... The gardens are drool worthy! Absolutely magnificent! So nice to see people restoring... colorful wall visually separates the play garden from the back garden. "The panels added... meditative garden, the play garden and the back garden. One of Halprin's charming sketches... meditative garden sits between the carport and the home, greeting guests. "My mom was..."
How to Pick a Mulch — and Why Your Soil Wants It
There's more to topdressing than shredded wood. Learn about mulch types, costs and design considerations here
"a nice garden ( green grass, roses e.t.c) in a sandy dry arable land. Where I am staying... Beautiful garden there @matlhokoj -_- LOL: Thanks a lot Sindisiwe! hahahaha, hey these... a good gardener is a life-long pursuit! I would recommend that you start with your... "Regional Gardening Guide" here on Houzz that might focus on an area that's comparable... change your garden plan, they can be absolutely horrendous to deal with. Raking up bark..."
Unwind in Your Own Private Garden Escape
When the world is getting on your last nerve, an outdoor refuge can soothe and nurture. Here's how to design a garden with relaxing in mind
"design a garden with relaxing in mind... personal garden space even in your corner of suburbia that authentically speaks to your... park or garden. As you say the entrance should make you want to enter the garden.... loving garden gates that are shaped like a moon. Search Moon Garden Gate and lots... brick wall facing into a urban garden. I contracted out the plumbing installation... of the garden described by my client as " the crowning jewel in our urban garden project"..."
8 Ways to Fashion an Alluring Backyard Destination
"in the garden is achieved when our senses are enlivened, when we feel at home, wherever... Those painted sticks were my inspiration photo for painting tomato holding sticks... beautiful gardens and good ideas, some are just what I needed, but didn't have yet clear... of my garden magazines I had picture named "winter interest", sorry can't post picture... have a garden structure like arbor or tiny gazebo, raised stone or brick bedding also..."
Build a Raised Bed to Elevate Your Garden
A bounty of homegrown vegetables is easier than you think with a DIY raised garden bed to house just the right mix of soils
"raised garden bed to house just the right mix of soils... raised garden box is the perfect springtime project for you. With a few supplies,... vegetable garden. Do not use ANY paint or preservative on untreated wood. I cannot remember... bale") gardens. You don't need any saw or drill -- in fact, you don't need to be handy... locate our garden --we didn't want anything permanent or hard to move. We loved it so... making a garden with a few of those. It would get pretty expensive. Also, with this..."