Garden / February 6, 2018 / .
Pests are another concern for gardeners. After all, rabbits, squirrels, slugs and more feast on the tasty plants you are growing. Seaweed mulch is also a great way to deter pests without harming your plants. You may also consider planting mint and marigolds in your garden as pests seem to keep away from these.
Vegetable gardens are some of the more popular plants you will find in a backyard. Many homeowners wonder how they can start a vegetable garden from scratch. Start by creating your garden either by a garden bed or directly in the ground. You should be sure this location gets at least six hours of sunlight. Make sure you clear any grass and weeds that can regrow in your garden. Your garden plot does not have to be big to be successful. Many homeowners choose to plant their vegetables in rows for identification and access, making them healthier.
One of the biggest appeals of adding a tree to a yard is the additional privacy they provide. The tall trunks and large branches can provide enough privacy that could rival a traditional fence. Evergreen trees are usually the best choice for privacy as they are tall and add a natural screen. Evergreen trees are easy to maintain and look beautiful in any season.
Landscaping can be one of the most challenging projects for homeowners. It can seem never ending and if you do not have a green thumb, it might have increased difficulty. To truly make their yard look great try an ornamental grasses. Ornamental grasses and plants are extremely versatile and hardy. While they do need some upkeep and care, they require much less than other garden plants. Create a beautiful yard with these ornamental grass and plant ideas.