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7 Tropical Bulbs for a Summer Garden That Wows
"ional bulbs may wither in the heat of summer, but that's when bulbs from the subtropics... together as bulbs for simplicity's sake. Warning: Flowering bulbs may be toxic if consumed... great replacements for gardeners in warmer climate zones, who can't grow typical... springtime bulbs like the crocus or daffodil. Most of the plants listed here are technically... bought bulbs from Wal-Mart and from Marc's this year, two different varieties. I have..."
Guest Picks: Exposed Bulb Lighting
"filament bulb with 20 stylish lighting options... shape bulbs to add interest. Will you be adding any exposed bulb pendants to your... light_bulbs Re: the type of light they give off. Well, I have one Cadex bulb (similar... light bulbs. It technically doesn't ban standard incandescent light bulbs - it simply... light bulb is going to be outlawed in a few years? If it is true, how are we going... light bulbs. good I absolutely love this look, but have serious reservations. Can..."
Lose It: How to Get Rid of Old Light Bulbs
"of the bulb safely. Here's how... Light bulbs are one of those items that can be tricky to dispose of. It depends on... light bulb you have. Some can be thrown away, some can be put in the recycling bin... kind of bulbs you have in your house, and what you should do when they've burnt out... this bulb in the US. These bulbs will be OUTLAWED in about one year. At that time... light bulbs). There was a study on LED light bulbs at the University of California..."
Here's a Bright Idea: Smart Bulbs for Better Lighting
Lightbulbs that can change brightness and color with a cell phone command show flashes of design brilliance
"long-life bulbs — those squiggly tube bulbs — are frugal with energy and last a long... LED bulbs are low energy and last for decades. And some of the most innovative... the LED bulb better. I think there is more to bulbs than color. Incandescent light... color bulb in the first place and save quite a bit of money. LED bulbs are still... the hue bulbs came out last month I bought a starter pack and have replaced all the..."
Have a Blooming Winter: How to Force Amaryllis Bulbs Indoors
Enjoy vibrant red blossoms even as gardens turn snowy white, by teaching this hardy repeat performer to ignore the calendar
"tricking a bulb into flowering indoors is called forcing, though with the amaryllis bulb... with most bulbs, once you force them to flower inside, their energy is spent and it's... narcissus bulb, which is hands down the easiest flower to force, amaryllis comes in second... amaryllis bulbs put out at least 2 and sometimes 3 or 4 flower stalks on each bulb, and... worry, the bulb will put out more. I water the outside bulbs the same as other flowers..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fabulous Ceiling Lights
"Replace those boring overhead light fixtures with flush mounts that shine with p... haven't replaced them already, then you're probably dying to. With so many attractive... cover the bulb(s) to mute or soften the lighting and this so diminishes the amount of... and the bulb exposed is very interesting to me. Maybe I'll try to locate that or one... than one bulb in. Any ones you saw when putting this together that would work? @daisy4me:..."
How to Tackle Your Home To-Dos
"repairs and replacements with this thorough, step-by-step approach... type of bulbs, wattage, quantity, and whether we've done the replacement. At the bottom... light bulbs over to LED's, so when we're out and see LED's we can check to see what... cleaning or replacing. Then group supplies you need electrical, paint, etc. Shop & Do!... blocks to replace the old cracked and worn ones at the bottom of the front steps--you..."
Meet a Lawn Alternative That Works Wonders
Carex can replace turfgrass in any spot, is low maintenance and adjusts easily. Add its good looks and you’ve got a ground cover winner
"x can replace turfgrass in any spot, is low maintenance and adjusts easily. Add its... like to replace a ratty looking strip of grass along one edge of my driveway--the area... grass and replacing it with something more useful, but don't add something that looks... sloppy to replace something that is typically neat and tidy. Use it in a way that celebrates... idea of replacing your lawn with native plants or edible garden space. I just think..."
Want Gorgeous Interior Colors? Look to the Light
See how to manipulate natural and artificial light — and learn about those baffling new bulbs — to get the exact room colors you want
"baffling new bulbs — to get the exact room colors you want... Cost for bulbs (so far): a bit over $1000. I'll let you know when I have to replace... on the bulb and dimmer switch, the bulbs will flicker or pulsate. Very helpful ideabook... several replacements of light bulbs & fixtures. I've bookmarked this ideabook. Thanks... light-bulbs Great article. One thing was omitted about CFL bulb that it is efficient..."
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Northeast Gardener's April Checklist
Revel in the wonders of spring by babying bulbs, sprinkling seeds for root crops and setting out some nibbles for the birds
"babying bulbs, sprinkling seeds for root crops and setting out some nibbles for the... pants to replace those lost in Hurricane Sandy,especially salt and wind resistant. Many... clumps of bulbs. Tiny grape hyacinth (Muscari spp) will appear this month. Watch for... oming bulbs in the fall and don't keep records of what we put in. Stay organized..."
Ditch Shade Garden Gloom the Tropical Way
Has your shade garden strayed too far to the dark side? Help it see the light with tropical bulbs, ground covers and even houseplants
"tropical bulbs, ground covers and even houseplants... tropical bulbs can brighten up dark areas of the garden. Here the bulbs been allowed... with bulbs. This planting of caladiums (Caladium spp, USDA zones 9 to 11) and variegated... summer bulbs can still be planted in summer but must be dug up before the first frost... clean bulbs in a dry medium, such as vermiculite, shredded paper or sphagnum moss... retreat. Replace grass with shade-tolerant ground covers. Turf grasses can have a hard..."
Pacific Northwest Gardener's October Checklist
Break up tidying time by planting spring bulbs, tending to veggies and giving leaves a rich new life
"spring bulbs, tending to veggies and giving leaves a rich new life... spring bulbs. Start with the fun stuff! We all prefer planting to weeding, and this... spring bulbs into the ground. To many of us, daffodils are the symbol of spring. They... As the bulb foliage dies down, it will be hidden by these emerging perennials. You... spring bulbs. Our front garden is planted in white, silver and blue, so I repeated... to add bulbs to these containers for an additional layer of interest next spring...."
Southeast Gardener's November Checklist
You're probably on top of planting bulbs, but don't forget to keep an eye on frost and drain your mower's gas tank
"planting bulbs, but don't forget to keep an eye on frost and drain your mower's gas... blooms. Bulb time. November is the best time to plant most spring-flowering bulbs... special bulb mixture (9-9-6), at planting time. Cut back perennials — or not. Perennials... can then replace the spark plug now or wait until the spring. Rose disease prevention..."
Recessed Lighting 101
Looking to brighten a drab, dim space? Recessed lighting may be your answer. Here's what you need to know
"which the bulb fits, and trim, the finished edge that sits on the ceiling.... use Cree replacement LED bulbs (they come with the trim kit). It would be a lovely,... Ecosmart LED replacement bulbs sold at Home Depot. I use the 65 watt equivalent and the... of led bulb will give me clean light? What I have now makes my white cabinets kind... of the bulbs you'll use and the height and square footage of your ceiling.The size..."