Create a Tropical Oasis at Home
Transport yourself to a tropical island with these new tropical plants at Garden Goods Direct.Learn More
Best Early Spring Flowers for your Landscape
The days are getting longer. Buds swell on once dormant branches. Green crocus sprouts rise from the earth as if to greet the sun making its way back to the northern hemisphere. Looking out your window into the late winter garden, you can tell it's still brisk outside, but as your eyes scan across the yard you feel the anticipation with the first signs of spring. Upon us now are the times where we daydream about the season to come at the first signs of spring.
In the days and weeks just ahead your garden plants will awaken from the long winter sleep, and a new season will be upon us. One of the most beautiful things about nature is its rhythm and harmony if you paying attention. Where for every season, there are plants that are at their peak interest and on full display. And for every plant, there is a season" when they are in their prime, and help to define the garden over time.Read More
As our population surges, our suburbs, which once were a place of rolling green hills, beautiful trees, and landscaped gardens are being squeezed and condensed into more and more concrete, asphalt, brick mortar and stone. As land is becoming scarce, our trees and green spaces are being reduced to make room for urban sprawl creating heat islands. So how do we mitigate these effects? One solution is to plant trees and grow shade.Read More