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175 tropical bird Ideabooks
Great Design Plant: Hibiscus Syriacus ‘Sugar Tip’
Great Design Plant: Sea Grape, a Hardy Coastal Delight
Up to the high-tide line or even indoors, sea grape draws smiles for its looks and cheers for its tenacity
"fight the birds for them, but because the fruit is sooooo sweet, the tree attracts mucho... up to tropical storms, and it can recover from brief flooding. Its flowers attract... attract birds.Seasonal interest: When a male and female tree are present, it produces... coastal tropical garden or just trying to bring a little resort style to your home..."
Great Design Plant: Tall Coreopsis
Great Design Plant: Snake Flower
Houzz Tour: Patterns and Colors Flirt With Wood in Los Angeles
Rational exuberance reigns in this wood-filled Craftsman, thanks to well-considered shots of color and snazzy graphics
"movie "the birds is coming, the birds is coming". Add me to the column for leaving the... love the tropical bird wallpaper in the bedroom. It is perfect in that it is in black... those birds, - and can see how they could be a backdrop for anyone's favorite color... with the Tropical Bird wallpaper. “The clients had to think on it for a week or so,"..."
Show News: Rare Quilts Get Museum Time
See 6 intricate designs from a California exhibition and get tips for building your own quilt collection
10 Top Plants Native to the Desert Southwest
Get a thriving garden despite unforgiving conditions with these tough, unthirsty, sun-loving beauties
"nectar for birds and bees, and some provide nesting sites for native bird species. Each... that this tropical-looking, yellow-flowering shrub is native to the Southwest. The large... slightly tropical feel to any desert landscape. The blooms of this medium- to large-size... For a tropical theme made up of drought-tolerant shrubs, plant yellow bells alongside..."
Design Dilemma: How Do I Get a 5th Avenue Style?
"I love tropical, big leaf wallpaper as well as geometric. I like the 5th Avenue type... sophisticated, tropical design is Martinique wallpaper: timeless, graphic and made famous... another bird wallcovering (bird and Beech) olioboard. http://olioboard.com/boards... pretty birds. You can get a similar look with an affordable, elegant bird-and-branch..."
Design Workshop: The Case for Big Overhead Doors
Garage-style doors are cost-effective solutions for opening rooms to dream views and fresh air — and they’re more stylish than ever
Koi Find Friendly Shores in Any Garden Style
"Asian- or tropical-inspired styles, and are easily at home in many contemporary gardens... of the birds and squirrels which visit it everyday! These beautiful photos reminded... have a bird problem try putting up lines from your house to trees or poles at about... for the birds (as long as they can see them) and they will not land. Thank you for... are a tropical plant but the flower is such a nice addition that I plant those every..."
Build a Backyard Fish Pond Without Going Belly Up
You can make an outdoor fish paradise of your own, for less than you might think. But you'll need this expert design wisdom
"completed the tropical experience most was the abundance of shimmering koi ponds almost... lots of birds here, don,t have standing water nearby,cattle egrets flying over. Te... thirsty birds. I even have pictures of a deer or two! It is work, but worth every second... type of bird, but these guys specialise in stealing fish... Almost styled and tailor... particular birds have always proven to be a nuisance. We simply did not want an ugly..."
Yes, You Can Enjoy Your Yard in December! Here's How
Garden writers around the U.S. share their favorite winter garden joys. See what to do in your region this month
"out the birds, the best features a winter garden could hope for. Here's what to do... not a bird feeder. It's a bird house. And by the way birds that nest in bird houses... rustic bird house in #4, they bring such peace to me. I also love the copper rain... other tropicals? My yard today (in San Antonio,Tx). my winter front yard garden... true that birds are the flowers of the winter garden, bringing color and joy!"Get her..."
Landscape Design: A Secret Garden
Create a sense of discovery in your garden with an unexpected clearing, a shady arbor or a secluded nook
"to the birds. It can be a retreat we share with others or use for private contemplation... and want tropical plants, have a mango, avocado and ackee plant so far. I also have... insects (and birds!) to your special garden sanctuary... These are all very beautiful. I... clean the bird poo off the oudoor furniture? The Chauffeur only cleans the limo. Beautiful..."
How to Grow 10 Favorite Fruit Trees at Home
Taste test this summer, then plant a mini orchard in fall or winter to enjoy fresh-off-the-tree fruit next year
"chased the birds away from; a peach so juicy, you have to bend over to avoid staining... but the birds get cherries, every single one of them. So, if you're going to need... but the birds and other animals have eaten all of my cherries. The first round of trees... had any birds eat enough of my cherries to shake a stick at:)) My grandkids devour... in the tropics that you won’t be able to grow them. They can be grown as traditional..."
Designing Nemo: 30 Fish Tanks Make a Decorative Splash
"rainbow of tropical fish with your home’s decor — and vice versa.... and is tropical salt water. Saltwater is definitely the most beautiful, but a large... raised tropical fish, as well as having multiple saltwater tanks to maintain. He... raised tropical fish (fresh water) for the pet stores when I was young. I had fish... in wild birds, up to 80% die before reaching you. So for every one fish you have swimming..."