Christmas Wreaths

For sure, there is no better sign of the coming holidays than Christmas wreaths. They bring the sights, sounds (if you put bells on them), and smells of the holiday season right into our homes. Wreaths look great placed on flat services, with perhaps a candy dish in their center, or hung on walls, doors, mirrors, and windows—reminders to all…

The Thrill, Fill and Spill of It

Keep three things in mind with regard to your flower garden: thrill, fill and spill. Thrill plants like petunias and marigolds are typically very showy and colorful while spill plants such as alyssum are the low-growing flora found around the edges of your garden. Providing texture are fill plants such as dusty miller (Senecio cineraria). Here are some tips about…