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Article by: Jan Verhoeff

Wide circle driveways don't happen much anymore, but when they do, what do you do with them? Clear out the grass, , Commercial Ponds mound up some soil, , How to Grow Cooking Herbs and park a few boulders in strategic positions and you've got the perfect spot for an artistic rose garden. , Natural Algae Fighters That Work Plant , Can Robotic Lawnmowers Save the World or at Least You Money? some dark green , First Aid for a Dried Out Hanging Basket Juniper and a few golden-tipped junipers for background color , Gallica Roses before adding your roses. , Gallica s

Invite people into your garden , Roman Concrete - How They Did It with planned paths, , Healthy Soils Equal Bountiful Harvest! safe benches , Roman Concrete - How They Did It (protective distance from pokey thorns), and a shade providing arbor. A garden , Caring For Tropical And Exotic Flowers structure can be as formal or rustic , Landscaping - Using Native Plants Saves Water as you please, make your choice, and design , Finding Garden Benches: Get the Perfect Look for Your Garden what suits your style. Personally, I prefer rustic , Landscaping - Using Native Plants Saves Water structures, so mine sports rough hewn pine lodge poles and leather lashings.

Cedar chips and lava rock provides moisture , What is Roofscaping? retaining mulch for the area. Low growing , How to Choose Your Garden Furniture and Make It Last juniper and an occasional spot of Shasta daisies around the edge of the drive provide additional color , Japanese Gardens - Basic Design Questions That Should Be Addressed and flora. A gazing ball nestled near the path, , Online Flower Shops and bird , Landscaping - Using Native Plants Saves Water feeders, add life to the garden , Multi Purpose Tree - Sugar Palm without intruding. A birdbath near the center offers a restful trickle of water , First Aid for a Dried Out Hanging Basket for those quiet afternoon siestas on a bench , Japanese Gardens - Basic Design Questions That Should Be Addressed nestled into a cove of tall growing , Caring For Tropical And Exotic Flowers juniper.

No circle driveway available for this garden , Silk Palm Trees design? Find a corner of your yard, , Commercial Ponds or create an island oasis for roses , FREE: How You Can Make a Hypertufa Flowerpot in the middle of a broad expanse of lawn. , Patio Accessories - Complete The Great Outdoors For more definition, rough-cut logs, cut to different lengths can be buried around the edges, except for the footpaths.

I prefer the rough look of open edges blending out to black top. Specific design , Wood Furniture for the Outdoors: Durable, Dependable, and Pleasing to the Eye details would be best left to the planter of this garden. , What is Roofscaping? Each person has their own preferences. I like blending short and tall growing , Multi Purpose Tree - Sugar Palm versions of various plants, , Online Flower Shops however, some folks want a more formal appearance.
Jan Verhoeff spends her days as a business consultant, her evenings educating her children, and her weekends playing in the yard. , Finding Garden Benches: Get the Perfect Look for Your Garden Gardening , Urban Water Lilies is a favorite pastime, but one she has few moments to enjoy, so they must be treasured. Visit her web , What is Roofscaping? log at http://coffeeclatter.blogspot.com to find more interests you might share. You may contact her at janverhoeff@yahoo.com

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