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Welcome to My Garden!


Whether you live in a large home with a big yard, or a small apartment, gardens and gardening are great for the soul and the eyes. Many people love to garden simply because it’s a relaxing hobby, and others enjoying gardening for its aesthetic quality. From the majestic Japanese gardens with maples and bonsai trees to elaborate English gardens with topiary, the pastime of gardens and gardening make your home look beautiful. If you have decided to grow a garden, there are several things to keep in mind. The first is to be sure you know what will grow easily in your particular part of the country. Various things like weather (temperature, average rainfall, etc) along with the soil contents and quality can have a big impact on what kind of plants and flowers you can grow. You can ask your local nursery or garden center which plants will do best for your area, so you can be sure your garden looks lovely all year round.

In addition to knowing what plants will grow best in your area, knowing how to care for them is equally as important. In the world of gardens and gardening, you should always be sure that you know what kind of requirements the plants will need including the amount of sunlight, and how damp the soil should be. Most plants that are bought will have an identification tag that tells the species of plant as well as various requirements. Some people enjoy landscaping in their garden, while others prefer “container gardens” or houseplants. It really is a matter of preference, but either way these plants will add a lovely touch of life and color to your home. The art of gardens and gardening has been in existence for centuries. With a little bit of knowledge and practice, you too can have a lovely garden you will enjoy for many years to come.

 

 

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