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A place to relax and reflect.
This front yard is our private little abode and our labour of love. When we purchased this new home, there was nothing but grass. So we decided to take on the task of building this garden. Year after year it kept growing and growing. Now it’s about five years old and is mostly filled with perennial plans that attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. The majority of the plants were started from seeds that we planted ourselves in the basement under grow lights. The neighbours are always delighted when they pass by and see all the beautiful plants and colors. We enjoyed all the work that we put into building it. We think we've done alright for a mom and her three kids. This is our YardShare. Hope you enjoy the view.
The Tao that can be spoken may not be the Tao, but the Zen that can be seen is definitely “on trend”. YardShare members Tracy and Wendy Evans show us how it’s done with their lovely landscape in Hurricane, Utah.
Landscapes are usually most stunning during those times of the year when you can actually see the ground. But there is an eerie beauty to a yard covered in freshly fallen snow as well.
YardShare member Masman35 in Sioux City is looking for some ideas to boost the appeal of a very plain yard. This homeowner doesn’t like the rocks or the existing bushes...
Ed Bruske, Master Gardener and president of D.C. Urban Gardeners, offers tips on the best locations for your vegetable garden.