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Creating the Flower Border

  Ah, to have a clean slate on which to impose my gardening dreams!   Creating a landscape from scratch is a huge job, but for the avid gardener, it’s a dream come true. As you put your landscape design to paper, think about your borders and what, exactly, they’ll be bordering — what lies […]

Pruning Shrubs

We receive loads of questions about pruning. . .especially shrubs. Rather than reinvent the wheel on this, we are fortunate to be able to offer the following article by some experts that we respect a great deal.  Growth Habit Understanding the natural “habit” or shape of shrubs will help you determine how to prune them. […]