Offseason Gardening Task – Dreaded Pruning Of Barberry Shrubs

Offseason Gardening Task – Dreaded Pruning Of Barberry Shrubs
Gardening is my hobby but I’m as passionate about it as if I was painting a masterpiece. Of course, that doesn’t mean I enjoy every aspect of gardening. You might think that a typical chore like weeding would be a gardening task I detest, but you would be wrong. I actually love to weed. Weeding gives me time to ponder life’s mysteries, or at least to think of something for dinner. The one gardening task that I detest and consider a chore has to do with my Japanese barberry. Actually, there are two of them and they are the bane of my existence. Yes, they have lovely colorful foliage and add some nice texture and height to the landscape, but they are sharp, and dangerously so. Pruning Barberry Shrubs Unfortunately, the barberry also grows quite rapidly and, as it is situated beneath two large picture windows, needs to be pruned... Read More

Mediterranean Yard Landscaping Concepts

Mediterranean Yard Landscaping Concepts
Home Improvement Ideas This website may use small quantities of knowledge, generally known as cookies to store common information in your native computer with the intention to present providers, in accordance with the EU Cookie Directive. This coverage regarding the processing of personal knowledge (“Personal information coverage”) describes how House Physician Group ApS (“Home Doctor Group”;, us”, our”, we”) gathers and processes details about you. High Country Gardens was based in Santa Fe, NM and has traditionally supplied the newest and best plants for creating low-maintenance, water-thrifty (xeric) landscapes in the western U.S. Over time we’ve expanded our plant offerings. Gardeners in the Midwest and East love our plants and have great success with them. Give a constant and ample amount of water,” says Sullivan. ‘Consistent’ means you’re doing it on a regular basis and ‘ample’ means enough, which varies from plant to plant. Ensure that the water penetrates the... Read More