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5 plants anyone can grow

5 Plants Anyone Can Grow

April 19, 2015

Not everyone has a green thumb, but everyone can appreciate the delight that comes from growing and nurturing a plant — whether it’s a perennial flower, a vivacious herb, or a steady succulent. But some plants don’t require the experience and skill of an expert gardener, they just need a place to grow and a…

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outdoor retreat

How to Create an Outdoor Retreat

July 07, 2013

Turning the great outdoors (aka your backyard) into a serene getaway is all about the extras. While good anchor pieces (like patio furniture, a picnic table, and a barbecue) will have friends scrambling for an invite over, the right accents are what will make them wish they never had to leave. Here are a few…

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Spring Gardening

5 Tips to Get Your Garden Spruced For Spring

March 08, 2013 2

We don’t think we’re imagining it (and indulge us if we are): The temperature’s rising. The ground’s beginning to thaw. The first signs of growth are starting to appear on the trees. It can only mean one thing — hello spring! While it’s too early to officially start gardening, (many plants and vegetables won’t survive…

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