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FROM ALL SHADE TO ALL SUN
My backyard in Memphis used to be a shaded oasis with a 100 year old oak tree that was 75 ft. tall. A few years ago, straight line winds (referred to locally as Hurricane Elvis)knocked down my beautiful tree and thousands more turning my shaded oasis into a hot spot. What to do? Add a pool and tropical landscaping.
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.