Author: Kathleen Johnson

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Common Lawn Pests in Hartford, CT

If your lawn isn’t growing the way you’d like it to this spring–or if you notice there are an unusually high amount of birds and other animals digging up your lawn–chances are, you have a pest problem. While Hartford, CT is a great city to live in if you enjoy […]

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Plant Composition for Small Space Gardening

Most magazines and articles show vast expanses of beautiful gardens. The essential elements and rules in the article apply to these type of gardens and the gardeners who grow them. Most gardeners don’t have the inclination or the time to take on a gardening project of vast proportions. However, what […]

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10 Glamorous Gardens in Baltimore, MD

It’s the largest city in the state of Maryland and one of the most historic places to visit in the entire country. However, Baltimore, MD isn’t just a place to learn about the past, it’s a great place to experience the present with a wide range of scenic gardens. Whether […]

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10 Glamorous Gardens in Pittsburgh, PA

City life got you down? While it may seem tough to catch a breath of fresh air, Pittsburgh, PA has a wide variety of outdoor sanctuaries for you to enjoy. Whether you’re interested in getting down and dirty in growing and gardening yourself or if you’re simply looking for a […]

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The Rising Trend of Vertical Gardens

This post is written by Belgard.  As real estate trends lean toward smaller yards, it becomes increasingly important to maximize every square inch of space. One of the best ways to create a lush garden without cannibalizing patio and lawn space is to go vertical. This latest trend in outdoor […]