5 Inspiring Ways to Create a Cottage Style Garden - Town & Country Living
How to Grow, Maintain, and Divide Bearded Iris. Helpful article with specific information and pictures.
DIY home soil testing - put soil in container add a half cup of vinegar. If the soil bubbles or fizzles, it is alkaline. If there's no reaction, add more soil into a second container. Add a half cup of water and stir. Then add a half cup of baking soda. If the soil bubbles or fizzles it's acidic.
By Nikki Phipps (Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden) A berm is an easy way to add interest and height to the landscape, especially in dull, flat lawn areas. Berms are simply mounded hills of dirt constructed for many reasons such as blocking out unwanted or unsightly views, directing or redirecting foot traffic or drainage, creating…