Lawn & Garden

February Lawn & Garden To-Do List

February Lawn & Garden To-Do List
Early February marks the official midpoint of winter, and on this day many cultures look to folklore and tradition for signs of the coming spring. For most of us, however, plants are dormant or just beginning to stir. Read on for some February lawn and garden tasks.
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January Lawn & Garden To-Do List

January Lawn & Garden To-Do List
The January garden hunkers down to wait out the winter, but there’s still plenty to do when the weather cooperates. This is a great month for evaluating, planning, and placing orders. It’s also a good time to work on plants during dormancy before they begin their spring growing season. Read on for more.
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Southern Romance Project: Episode 10, Landscaping the Yard

Southern Romance Project: Episode 10, Landscaping the Yard
Watch the tenth in a 13-part series of web videos on the renovation of a historic Southern home as Phantom Screens CEO Esther De Wolde tackles landscaping the backyard of her house in Mobile, Alabama.
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December Lawn & Garden To-Do List

December Lawn & Garden To-Do List
Gardeners begin to find some rest in December, and if you’re like me, the fireplace beckons more loudly than the yard. Nonetheless, on those sunny days it’s good to get outdoors and to take care of a few gardening chores. Read on to find out more.
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November Lawn & Garden To-Do List

November Lawn & Garden To-Do List
Fall gardening is an exercise in delayed gratification – new plants barely put down roots before going dormant, and amended beds won’t show their gratitude until spring. Read on to find out how to clean up, organize, and take stock of your yard during November.
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How To Save Flower Seeds for Planting Next Year

How To Save Flower Seeds for Planting Next Year
Saving seeds is an easy and economical way to expand your garden. Here’s what you need to know to collect and save flower seeds to grow in your garden next year. Read on to find out more.
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October Lawn & Garden To-Do List

October Lawn & Garden To-Do List
In October, gardeners have a color show unequaled in any other season. While many summer annuals are still blooming, trees begin their yearly show of fall color, and fall-blooming perennials explode into bloom. Read on for a list of October to-do jobs for your yard.
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Using a Reciprocating Saw to Prune Tree Branches

Using a Reciprocating Saw to Prune Tree Branches
Watch this video for tips on how to quickly and easily prune tree limbs and branches using a standard reciprocating saw equipped with a special pruning blade.
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