New England gardeners most often value evergreens for their ability to serve as a four-season privacy screen from neighbors. Good evergreens make good neighbors!
From sea birds to song birds, we’re blessed with a wide assortment of beautiful birds to enjoy here in New England. If you’d like to make your yard a more attractive habitat for birds, here are some ways.
It’s an invigorating time of year to be out in the garden. Warm days, cold nights, and no bugs! That’s a good thing because there’s a lot to get done before winter arrives. Here is our Fall Garden Checklist to help you get started.
It is common practice to summer houseplants outdoors, and as autumn’s cooler temps creep in, we bring them back indoors. But beware! Insects can hitch a ride inside with them. Here are a few steps we recommend you follow before moving houseplants back indoors.
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Bulbs are some of the easiest and most dramatic flowers you can add to your landscape and containers, and you can make them even more spectacular when you create layers of bulbs for lush growth and bursts of brilliant color, month after month. But the number one complaint we hear about bulbs is that squirrels and other critters gobble them up right away. So here are some tips on proper bulb planting, and ways to deter garden pests.
Really nice recipe: "A velvety khuri pumpkin soup with a slow, mild backdrop of curried spice, and the richness of coconut milk. Just a hint of lime and a topping of frizzled shallots and toasted coconut round this out — this is a soup that...
Many people think that as cooler autumn temperatures creep in, it's time to stop gardening and start putting our gardens to bed for the winter. Not so! Fall is an ideal time for planting.