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8 plants for landscaping with evergreens and shrubs

frost lavender in backyard garden evergreen shrub

Despite the changes in season, the evergreen shrub will not shed its leave. Evergreen plants are ideal for lazy homeowner. I would declare myself, a lazy homeowner because I hardly do any lawn mowing or tailoring my hedge. Instead, I had on yearly basis a gardener who would come by and do the jobs for […]

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Evergreens for backyard landscaping

See larger image Landscaping Ideas that Work (Taunton’s Ideas That Work) Kindle Edition: Check Amazon for Pricing Digital Only An excellent backyard landscaping idea depends on your view. This post will assist you to discover the best landscaping idea for your backyard garden. Use evergreens bushes A good backyard landscaping concept is to utilize evergreens […]

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12 daisy garden design for small yards

large daisy flower bed for frontyard

Yesterday at my French class, we were learning an idiom phrase “manger les pissenlits par la racine” which literally translated into “eating the dandelion by its root”. Since it is an idiomatic phrase, its actual meaning is “s/he is dead and already buried”. From that single French idiom, many students started asking other type of […]

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fall flowers for hanging baskets 2017

fall baskets flower

It is Autumn 2017 soon. The fall is time to plant some nice fruity plant around the garden. It is also a time for flower which you can use to hang from the baskets. To welcome the Autumn, I’d like to share some beautiful flowers for hanging baskets here. You see fall flower needs to […]

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7 Pictures of Modern House’s Lawn at Night

Beautiful Lawn at dusk in a modern house

Whether rich or poor, people love to enjoy a beautiful lawn. Me include, with my GreenWorks 12Amp Lawn Mower (see picture below) I would lawn my small backyard’s lawn once every two weeks in the evening during summer. It is important to mow the lawn before it rains i.e. never ever mow a lawn after or […]

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25 Japanese fence design ideas you can implement for your house

wooden fence panel in a small backyard with japanese garden

Who does not love the zen design concept of a Japanese home? For me, harmony is an important aspect to any home. Therefore, I find Japanese design concept appealing. For instance, last month, I have written about 77 design idea for small garden based on Japanese garden concept, which has attracted lots of attention. As […]

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