10 No Fail Perennials for Low Water Gardens

No matter where you live, being water wise is the smart way to garden. And if you live in drought stricken or prone areas, it's a must. While I love a gorgeous hydrangea, and roses are amazing, there are plenty of flowering plants that don't suck down our water resources. These ten no fail perennials for low water gardens fit the bill, are gorgeous as stand alone plants, and come back every year! … [Read more...]

Our Trip to a Desert Nursery

  Steve and I recently took a trip down to Palm Springs, California to check out the area that has recently been named the "Most Stylish City in America"... While much of this is attributed to the amazing modern and mid century designed homes in this area, the gardens deserve a nod too. Why? Glad you asked! Well, first, because we can all learn a little from this area, with the ongoing … [Read more...]

Best Drought Tolerant Garden Plants

Most areas of the country are seeing a big change in the way we plant a garden. Water is becoming more and more a precious commodity and most gardeners are trying to find ways to plant a drought tolerant garden. Planting your garden with drought resistant plants doesn’t have to be limited to flowers that look like bracken most of the year, or cacti and succulents that hardly speak to your need for … [Read more...]