When I walk into a garden nursery, I always gravitate right to the section filled with vining plants. They add color, height or length to containers and, most importantly, can give you privacy in your yard. They are also great for hiding those ugly but necessary structures we all have around our home. Here is […]
Vines are often relegated to a picket fence or rose arbor, but using vining plants in the landscape can create a lush, textured feel with very little effort. Here are some fun ways to incorporate vines into the garden landscape.
Sometimes, our initial impression of what an organic garden should look like is rather plain. Tomatoes, lettuce, peppers – we see a basic vegetable garden and not much more. But organic gardening can be anything you dream up!
So often, we keep our gardens close to the ground, with lots of color and activity at a few feet or lower but very little up higher. Drawing the eye upward with some climbing plants can change your landscape significantly.