Winter Gardening Looking Towards Spring

 


Article by: Candee Stark

Ok, the title "winter gardening" might be a tad bit misleading. I am not suggesting that you actually garden , Gazebo - A Stunning Addition to any Landscape during the winter , Japanese Plum Yew - Cephalotaxus Harringtonia 'Prostrata' but you should be using this time to plan , Replacing Tree Blossoms with Hanging Baskets your upcoming garden. , Japanese Plum Yew - Cephalotaxus Harringtonia 'Prostrata' As you look out at your yard , CO2 for 'Free' and garden , Flower Gifts area during the cold , New Uses For Old Plants months of winter, , Easy Lawn Care - Use Clover - Ditch the Pesticide let your thoughts run wild and you will be amazed at what images you can conjure up. You might even want to try some of your new found ideas this spring! , Flower Gifts

1. Pour through garden , Create the Perfect Patio: Finding Great Furniture catalogs, flip the pages and fold down the corner anytime you find something you like. Go back to it often until you decide what new plants , Resin Patio Furniture - Robust Furniture Ranges For Outdoor Areas and flowers , Wood Sheds you would like to try this spring. , Orchids Plus More Newsletter - December, 2004

2. Purchase some gardening , Flower Gifts books or magazines to get new ideas. Look at what other people are trying in their gardens , Daylilies - The Perfect Perennial and see if their ideas inspire you to try something new.

3. Look out your windows , Think Vintage for Your Garden and try to visualize how you would like your yard , Orchid Myths -The Truth and garden , Easy Lawn Care - Use Clover - Ditch the Pesticide to look like. Study the sun. , What Does A Brassia Orchid Plant And A Spider Have In Common? ...notice the shady spots.

4. Make a list of what is important to you, in other words, what do you want from your yard , Furniture Benches Are Perfect For Every Outdoor Space and garden? Do you want to create a patio , Imagine Your Own Orchid Garden In A Pond area for entertaining, a vegetable garden , Waterfall Ponds so you grow , Resin Patio Furniture - Robust Furniture Ranges For Outdoor Areas all of your own vegetables, , Waterfall Ponds a quiet area for relaxing, or maybe an area that will attract wildlife. , Easy Lawn Care - Use Clover - Ditch the Pesticide Anything is possible but it is important to recognize what you want before you actually start any gardening , Resin Patio Furniture - Robust Furniture Ranges For Outdoor Areas project. Ultimately, knowing what you want will save , Patio Chairs - Why My Green Patio Metal Bench Is Giving Me Immense Satisfaction time and money!

5. Take lots of notes and draw any ideas you might come up with.(even those ideas that wake you up in the middle of the night!)

6. Of course, visit online , Pond Supplies - A Must For Your Pond nurseries to see what they have to offer. Many sites offer suggestions and interesting gardening , Attracting Birds to the Garden articles as well.

Before you know it spring , Patio Chairs - Why My Green Patio Metal Bench Is Giving Me Immense Satisfaction will be here, you will have a shovel in your hand, and you will have a plan! , What Does A Brassia Orchid t And A Spider Have In Common? Happy Gardening! , Flower Gifts
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