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Black flowers create grounding effects and moody emotions in the garden. They add great depth by playing contrast to the green leaves of plants, and those yellow, or orange flowers. If you're looking for some plants with the mysterious black colors for a dreamy garden of your own, here are 10 types of black flowers. Keep in mind that they are not totally black, but have a mixed shade of dark colors like purple, maroon, red, or blue.
Green is the primary color of plant leaves. But we run into some stunning green colors on their flowers from time to time. So if you are looking for some special plants with green flowers, read on. We're going to cover 9 types of beautiful green flowers which you can easily grow in your home or garden.
The botanical definition of berry excludes many of the fruits that are commonly known as berries, such as strawberries and blueberries. If you're wondering that berry plants you're able to grow in your garden, this list uncovers some of the most popular types of berries and the plants that produce them, as well as their care requirements.
Tropical flowers are those that are native to tropical locations, typically those that are located close to the equator, and though they require typically hot and humid climates to thrive, they can also grow well as houseplants or when kept in greenhouses. Tropical flowers can also be grown as annuals in warm summer regions and can bring a wonderfully bright and colorful look to the garden. Tropical flowers tend to have quite an exotic appeal and can be very rewarding to grow. This list contains some of the best tropical flowering plants you can grow indoors or outdoors at home.
Patio and deck shade ideas

15 Smart Patio & Deck Shade Ideas

by Maxon Thu, 05/28/2020 - 02:10
Shaded areas can also add a decorative element to your patio or deck and make you feel like you've gained an extra outdoor room to your property. For a range of ideas for how you could shade your deck or patio, read on.
Walkway Ideas

30 Walkway Ideas For Inspiration

by Maxon Wed, 05/27/2020 - 08:51
Walkways in your back yard or approaching the front of your property are both functional and visual in purpose. They help to guide people along the path you have chosen and kept them away from other areas, as well as create attractive features to boost the curb appeal and overall look of your home. Whether you're looking to update your existing walkway or create a whole new path on your property, these 30 walkway ideas will be sure to offer some inspiration and guidance.
There are almost 50,000 different species of spiders, which are found on every continent across the globe except for Antarctica. They all belong to the order of Araneae in the class of Arachnida. Some of the spiders you might encounter in your garden or home and want to identify can be found in this list of types of spiders.
One of the best and cost-effective methods to improve the soil quality for plant growth is using mulch. Seasoned gardeners used it for decades while beginners want to learn more about it. In this article, let's learn in-depth about different types of mulch for gardening. We'll category by organic & inorganic varieties with facts and uses.
If you've ever fancied yourself as an amateur landscape designer, or you're thinking about making changes to your yard but are unsure if they are a good idea, getting yourself acquainted with some free landscape design software might be the best thing you do this year. In this article, we'll go into detail the best landscape design programs that are free on the market so that you can do the design job for your garden right away.
If you're a homeowner keen on building your own shelves, erecting a garden fence, or pruning your tall trees and shrubs, there will be a few types of saws that can help you out too. Knowing which saw you need might seem like a daunting task, so we've broken down the main types of saws available, how they work, and what they are best used for.
Free Garden Planners

11 Free Garden Planners and Programs

by Maxon Mon, 05/18/2020 - 01:52
An already programmed planner/ app will help gardeners plan the garden - choosing size, shapes, planting schemes, etc. Many of these programs will also include information about the plants, climate charts, and worksheets. There are printable worksheets and layout, or online saving progress/schedule to make it easy for gardeners to follow the plan.
Annuals can be some of the most rewarding plants to grow in the garden as they can go from seed to flower quite quickly, and transform your outdoor space into a colorful, fragranced, floral retreat. Annuals that bloom all summer long are among the most popular annuals, as they can be enjoyed for the longest time. This list comprises some of the easiest to grow and care for, plus the most stunning annual plants that will bring long-lived flowers to your garden.
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