Much like an artist, a gardener should have a basic overall plan before starting to plant. Your yard is like a canvas. It could be an empty canvas or it could already have some plantings. This can be the most intimidating process in gardening, but don’t let it be.
The Best Annual Flowers for Your Phoenix Garden
Annuals are flowers that last one year. They are grown from seed each year and then they bloom. Once the season is over you’ll have to replant them. Many annual flowers in Phoenix will bloom just about all year. Annual flowers in Phoenix can provide year-round color when planted in between perennials.
What’s in Your Garden Soil?
Soil is a critical part of successful gardening. So just what is in Phoenix soil? Phoenix soil is heavy. When tilling up the ground you may find dense clay, rocks, and sand. Underneath the rocky clay soil you may also find caliche. Caliche soil is common in the Southwest. Calcium carbonate cements this type of […]
How To Create a Phoenix Arizona Flower Garden
Adding color to your landscape can be a relatively easy and enjoyable experience. My earliest memories of gardening include stunning colorful flowers in my grandmother’s yard. This was something I always wanted in my own yard. With some forethought and garden design you can add color to your yard, attract butterflies and hummingbirds.