Redbud Trees Southwest Landscaping

Types of Redbud Trees Southwest Landscaping

Types of Redbud Trees Southwest Landscaping.  Redbud trees are excellent trees for small to medium-sized backyards.  They are considered patio trees, but you can plant them where you want or need smaller trees for almost any reason. All Redbud trees produce small finger-like blooms in early spring eventually puffing out into a bright showy pink […]

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Watering Plants During Drought

Watering your plants during drought season.  Around the Southwest, the drought season is every year starting in late spring and lasting until mid-fall. The lakes are low and water rights are always going through legal maneuvering.  A few clouds around the horizon but they rarely amount to anything. It is tuff to conserve water when […]

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What are the Most Common Aloe Vera Plant Problems and How to Fix Them

What are the Most Common Aloe Vera Plant Problems and How to Fix Them?

In this article, we will talk about the most common aloe vera plant problems and how to fix them. Aloe barbadensis miller, well known as aloe Vera, is a succulent with Arabian Peninsula origins and with over 500 species worldwide.  Like many other garden plants, aloe vera requires special attention when it comes to maintenance. […]

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Caring for Dallas Red Lantana Indoors

Caring for Dallas Red Lantana Indoors

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Red Yucca Plants

Red Yucca Plants

How to Take Care of Red Yucca in Pots: Simple Tips for the Home Gardener In this article, we will talk about how to take care of red yucca. A little-known plant called red yucca can turn a backyard into an oasis. Red yucca is a succulent perennial that grows in dry climates and thrives […]

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Care of Spider Plant

Care of spider plants

The care of spider plants. What is so great about this plant?  Well, it is one tough plant that is easy to care for and it can adapt to almost any interior setting.  You can plant it in a pot, outdoors, in hanging baskets, or in wine barrels, and place them about anywhere indoors. However, […]

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Growing Lemon and Lime Trees

Growing Lemon and Lime Trees in the Southwest Region? Will they survive? Arizona and Southern California are ideal places to grow and harvest Lemon and Lime trees.  But in the higher elevations of the Southwest, it is a challenge. The biggest factor is the weather, it is almost impossible to grow them outdoors where temperatures […]

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Philodendron Birkin Care

Philodendron Birkin plant care

Philodendron Birkin plant care.  Recently I was unloading an oversized truck of houseplants that arrived at our nursery store.  One little plant that caught my eye was this shiny, waxy, healthy-looking plant.  I knew it was a Philodendron but what type?  With a little research, I realized it was a Philodendron Birkin to be exact. […]

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Best Way to Grow Cherry Tomatoes

The Best way to grow cherry tomatoes.  There are numerous ways to grow these sweet, delicious tomatoes.  You can grow them indoors, outdoors, in pots, and in garden beds. I love cherry tomatoes because they are one of the easiest tomatoes to grow.  They grow quickly and depending on the variety are ready to harvest […]

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Install Real Grass

Install Real Grass

The 11 Best Reasons to Install Real Grass at Home If you’re like most people, you take pride in your home. You want it to look its best, both inside and out. One way to improve the appearance of your home is to install sod. Not only does sod add beauty and value to your […]

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