Use these smart techniques to conserve water without leaving your garden thirsty.
By Lauren Sloane originally posted by Organic Gardening
Check out these pictures to see just what a lotus can add to your pond!
The Lovely Lotus
I'm in love with the lotus. Is there any other aquatic plant as beautiful or graceful? It belongs to the genus Nelumbo and consists of only two species ...
It's summer (almost) and the greenhouse is overflowing. Check out these pictures I took today.
You may have just spent your weekend cleaning your pond – or having your pond contractor do it for you. A couple of days … weeks pass, and you notice an incredible growth of algae. “Not again,” you screech to yourself. “I thought my pond was clean!” Cleanliness does not necessarily mean algae-free, especially in the cool waters of the early spring.
Dirt is flying back in our potting corner, flowers are being carted in, hands are busy, and when all the dirt has settled the result is a collection of beautiful combination planters. These planters are full of color, suitable for sun and shade.