~ Home Owners and House hunters are reportedly placing a higher priority on properties with the outdoor space. As realtors, we see increased demand with these home buyers lately, especially post Covid-19. Indeed, a survey of 1,300 homeowners from realtor.com® at the end of April showed that a backyard was becoming more important after the beginning… Continue reading Make Your Backyard An Extension Of Your Home
~ Trees are the lungs of the Earth. They absorb huge amounts of carbon dioxide that circulates and purifies the atmosphere. There are countless reasons to ensure that your garden design includes trees. Some are ranging from the fact that our tall tree friends offer excellent protection from sun rays, host shelter for wildlife, provide oxygen… Continue reading Garden Trees: Commonly Asked Questions – Answered!
~ Downey Jasmine is the closest we get to white snow in Florida State. There are about 200 species of jasmines which are all native to the Old World. Downy Jasmine, which is native to India, is a type of evergreen, branching vine that can be shaped as a shrub. It is a popular landscape… Continue reading Florida Snow
~ Right now, Spring seems so far away, but it will be here before you know it. Time does not wait for anyone. The seasonal cycle repeats itself every 365 days and perhaps this is the year your dream of having a garden will come to life. Finish procrastinating once and for all and really think about… Continue reading New Year, New Garden Plans!
~ Similar to its sister the pansy, viola stands up to cold weather as well as to heat. Pansy is a biennial grown a brightly colored edible flower. There are numerous varieties and perform best during the cool days of spring and fall, and will grow and flower all winter in USDA hardiness zones 8… Continue reading Edible Viola Flowers
~ When most people are getting ready to sell their house, they start thinking of all the things they have to do, pack, declutter and organize inside the dwelling. Fixing the floors, wall cracks, painting old cracked walls, renovating bathrooms and kitchen to boost the value and fixing up any loose ends that have been… Continue reading Why Your Garden Could Help You Sell Your House
This yard made me stop and soak in the colors, sunshine, and beauty of flowers. Have a wonderful and colorful weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 All photographs belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱
What a great morning -A beautiful Haiku poem by Scribble for Love, truth, and peace was born due to my recent blog post. This truly warms my heart and makes me so very happy. Got to share it with my friends.
Have a very inspiring, love filled day, my dear friends.
This idea came to me in a dream - Mondays will have one minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Backyard, front porch, lanai, outside world, anything that is pertinent to plant growth will be featured as a short segment on Mondays. What do you think guys, are you game? It will be… Continue reading MGM – Monday Garden Minute🌿
Are you looking for new and creative ways to spruce up your garden? Why put things off to later when you can make changes right now? How about the following improvement ideas for the garden to make it much more functional, appealing and enjoyable. Repair Your Existing Fence If you have exterior fencing in your garden, you will… Continue reading Easy Garden Improvements
Frozen Avocado and Mango tree update: Previous post: https://plantsandbeyond.com/2018/04/06/frozen-avacado-tree/ No choice but to cut off the dead branches for the sunlight to get through new growth. Now I have to get used to this backyard scenario. A wise man said "somehow, life always prevails. And even the smallest hint of a little green leaf is… Continue reading New Avocado Tree reality 🥑