Unusual, But Lovely Recycled Planters

I think these are one of the simplest yet prettiest DIY projects I’ve come across lately. Not only are the materials practically free, but it’s stuff you probably would have thrown away after their useful life was up. Placed in the right…

How Far Apart Do I Space My Plants?

Something that most people overlook, even the professionals, is mature plant size and plant spacing. I see this much too often in private yards as well as in public areas. I see plants that are so crowded together that you can’t even tell…

What Plants Will Grow In Your Area

Figuring out what plants grow best in your area is a very important part of the small garden landscape design process because it would be very disappointing if you plant your garden and then half of it dies at first frost. A simple and…