New planters are the quickest way to add curb appeal to your home! Check out this roundup of pretty planters for every style of porch!
28 Container Gardens for Spring: Day 27
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Romantic Stair Step Pots - Spectacular Container Gardening Ideas - Southern Living
After: Come On In - Give Your Yard a Landscaping Transformation - Southern Living
Inspired by the style of Craftsman-era homes, this newly built California house features a wraparound porch that encircles the whole structure: http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/porch/porch/wrap-around-porch-ideas/?socsrc=bhgpin051914allwrappedup&page=5
Don't hide your home behind oversized shrubs - Southern Living
5 easy tips for low maintenance #gardening. Plus my garden tour.
DIY-Outdoor Lighting Idea | A beautiful down lighting idea that adds appeal to a garden.
Exterior, Inexpensive Landscape Ideas : I LOVE boxwoods!
Shrubs and trees combine for a striking, expansive bed: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/landscaping-projects/landscape-basics/front-yard-landscaping-ideas/?socsrc=bhgpin030314grandandgraceful&page=3
lovely curb appeal
Metallic Terra Cotta/why not!!!?
Shown: When a lawn runs right up to the base of a tree, mowers and string trimmers can damage the trunk. Ringing the tree with shade-tolerant hostas safeguards the bark and creates a focal point in the yard. Here, the large, variegated leaves of H. 'Tom Schmid' tower above smaller varieties Photo: Alison Rosa | thisoldhouse.com | from Grow a Lush Shade Garden With Hostas
Shade garden - I love the edging separating the grass and flowers
Plan for the future when you are old and cannot do gardening (or you are lazy right now, but like nice exteriors. This is the easiest scenario: Hydrangeas and Hostas...
Hakonechloa macra...japanese forest grass, so beautiful, looks like a green waterfall, great for softening corners and nooks in a shady garden
Clivia ~ a very old well established planting, they are slow to fill out this nicely.
10 Great Plants for Shady Gardens: Heuchera (Coral bells), Lamium maculatum (Dead nettle), Tiarella cordifolia (Foamflower), Pulmonaria (Lungwort), Astilbe, Digitalis (Foxglove), Hakonechloa (Japanese forest grass), Primula (Primrose), Euphorbia (Spurge), & Alchemilla (Lady’s mantle)
Landscaping Design Tips from Margie Grace
hostas in a pot! every spring they return...in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy
Dress Up Your Walkway
Break It Up