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Bring on the Birds: Natural Habitat Ideas for Gardens of All Sizes
Provide nesting, watering and perching spots inspired by the Costa Rican jungle and watch the birds flock on over
I recently traveled to Costa Rica, and I was immediately struck by the amount of birds fluttering around in the treetops from dawn until dusk. We took many jungle hikes and enjoyed private gardens, all of which offered various habitats for the birds....
Mid-Atlantic Gardener's November Checklist
Winding down for winter means prepping, potting, piling and picking an indoor solution for daily compost
November in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. is a time to wrap up gardening for a while, finish up those lingering to-dos and start enjoying cozy fires and seed catalogs indoors. It is also time to start thinking ahead and prepping for next year....
Mid-Atlantic Gardener: What to Do in July
July brings steamy temperatures, less rain and plenty of blooms here in the Mid-Atlantic. This month begins the harvesting of various fruits, vegetables, herbs and even...
Gussy Up Your Garden Shed
I don't know about you, but I can't help but collect beautiful things when I find them selling for cheap. The only problem: Many of these things just don't fit in with my home's decor. If you have the same problem, treat your garden to these pieces...
Garden Musts for May
Mid-Atlantic Gardening Guide: Plant summer bulbs, pick off those stinkbugs and enjoy the flowering trees, wildflowers and more
The trees are leafing out, the flowers are blooming, the rains are finishing up and the mercury is rising. May is a glorious, busy month in the garden. Break out your clippers and snip arrangements to brighten your interiors, and keep an eye out for...
Mid-Atlantic Gardener's March Checklist
Hunt for new growth in the garden but play the protector for baby plants and birds flying home to nest
March in the Mid-Atlantic is all about the hunt! Every morning I step outside my front door and am amazed at what has changed at ground level. Look closely this month, peeking under those dried leaves and crusty mulch, and you will be surprised at the...