Dogwood Tree: Care Peculiarities

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A dogwood tree is a tree resistant to frost and drought. There are no special requirements to soil, as for this tree. Dogwood trees have a lot of useful characteristics. Their berries are used for healing some diseases. Besides, they have a very nice taste. When is it better to plant a dogwood tree? Prepare the soil beforehand, in summer or autumn. It is better to plant a dogwood tree in early spring. Though, if […]

Best Mulch For Landscaping

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What are the benefits of mulching? First of all, mulching prevents soil evaporation near the roots of the plants. It also protects roots from extreme temperatures: overheating in summer and overcooling in winter. In a case if mulch is organic, it enriches soil with useful substances and improves its structure. Mulching protects plants from garden pests. Mulch under plants looks good and natural improving the garden appearance. It protects plants from soil decay. Mulch is […]

Making the Garden or Balcony Even Greener: Container Gardening

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Perhaps, you are reading the article, since you have passion to gardening. But your major concern is: you do not have your own garden, because you live in an apartment (but you have a balcony) or you have a house, but the territory next to it is too small. Fortunately, there is a gardening section that does not require big area: this is container gardening. Containers with plants can be placed where you would like […]

Use Retaining Walls for Beauty and Convenience

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A retaining wall in landscape design is an absolutely irreplaceable element, which can not only decorate the area, but also divide it into zones. A stone retaining wall represents some support or an obstacle that decorates the garden at the same time. This landscape element has been used since long ago, and it is not necessary to build expensive retaining wall blocks in your garden, you can do it by yourself and with the help […]

Artificial Materials in a Garden

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Now the tendency to use artificial cover for gardens and yards becomes more and more popular. It is hard to say, whether it is better or worse than the natural one. First of all, you have to find out all the pros and cons of using a certain material. The most common artificial thing for a garden is artificial grass. It is convenient not only for sports grounds, but also for the areas next to […]

Small Evergreen Trees For Landscaping

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Evergreen bushes and trees are a perfect variant of landscape design. When it is a matter of landscaping with evergreens, it means that you have a chance to create unique atmosphere next to your house in any time of a year. Evergreen landscaping will make your garden beautiful both in summer giving additional shade to the area and in winter standing out at the background of white snow. We would like to recommend some evergreens […]

Use Xeriscape to Save

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Xeriscape landscaping means using native plants that do not need too much maintenance and watering. Those plants have to be not only native, but also should adapt well in existing conditions. People who use xeriscape want both to save time and money and make our planet better. Of course, water can be saved not only due to planting trees and flowers native for the region, but also due to some other measures. You can replace […]

Why Not to Have a Patio?

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It is quite possible to create a patio in your garden with your own hands. You just have to decide what you need this cozy corner for. Its size and materials will vary depending on the purpose. Perhaps you will not even need much money to construct a patio. Patio type depends on the place of its location. A classical variant is a patio arranged next to a back side of a house. If this […]

Landscaping Should Always Be Creative

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Each garden, each backyard deserves its owners’ attention. It is not so difficult to make the area next to your house unique, efficient, and pleasant to the eye. And it is not necessary to be a professional designer to create a zone you would like to see next to your house. Up-to-date technologies and bulk of information as for garden and yard arrangement will help you to set priorities and plan the area correctly. You […]

Pools in a Small Area

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Do you consider your yard to be too small for a pool? Then you should find some pictures of small yard pools and see how landscape designers solve this problem. For example, a pool can be situated along house facade in the lower layer of the yard. A broad porch with a tent will replace a terrace. You could put deckchairs on the lawn adjacent to the pool and use flowerbed fence as a bench. […]