You never know what kind of treasures you’ll find at these Texas antique and flea markets.
How to Paint Cabinets or Furniture
Get smooth coverage when painting wood cabinets or furniture with this step-by-step guide.
Lost and Found: Old City Park
Just on the other side of the interstate highway canyon, south of downtown, is a large American flag marking the site of Dallas Heritage Village, a living history museum with a treasure trove of 19th and early 20th century residential and commercial buildings. Not only are the buildings fascinating, but the history of the location is as well.
What is a pollinator garden?
The bee population is in decline. Pollinator Gardens are spaces that include plants that help support the population of bees. It is estimated that bees pollinate 80% of our insect crops. Without these bees the quality of our lives would suffer greatly. When gardening this spring, consider making your garden more pollinator friendly. Here is a list of perennial flowers that attract pollinators. Pollinator Friendly Plants Want to order a few of these plants? Email us at email@example.com or come out to our garden center after April 5th The Million Pollinator Garden Challenge is a nationwide call to action to preserve and create gardens and landscapes that help revive the health of bees, butterflies, birds, bats…
10 Cat Repellents: How to Keep Cats Out of Your Yard
I am often asked how to keep cats out of the yard. Here are the best approaches to stop strays from using your garden as their own personal litter box.
How to Prepare Garden Soil for Planting
Healthy garden soil is the basis of healthy plants and a healthy environment. When the soil is in good shape there is less need for fertilizers or pesticides.
How to Choose Healthy Nursery Plants
The good new is, if you must buy nursery plants, the options for finding healthy, regionally appropriate, and organic garden seedlings are growing.
Finke Gardens & Nursery
Learn how easy it is to grow microgreens, a source of super flavor and nutrition even if you don’t have a conventional garden.
Top 10 Arbor Day Nursery Trees
Still need help deciding which trees and shrubs to add to your landscape this year? In several hardiness zones, the time for planting is now. Check out the top 10 most popular trees sold through the Arbor Day Tree Nursery and see which trees are perfect for your landscape. North Privet (Ligustrum x ibolium) This deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub is America’s fasting-growing hedge, growing up to 3′ per year. The shrub’s dense, dark, glossy green foliage makes it an excellent choice for hedges and privacy screens. If you’re interested in a hedge with a formal appearance, this privet tolerates shearing well. When you grow it as a hedge, shearing it early and often helps to develop…
How to Spring-Clean Your Appliances
The Big Three of your kitchen can get pretty gross. Give them a thorough (once a year!) once-over.