8 Gorgeous Planting Combinations for Fall Gardens

Fall’s the best time for choosing plants for their brilliant autumn foliage — they’ll be stocked in nurseries in all their splendor — as well as for planting trees, shrubs, perennials and ornamental grasses. These eight stunning combinations from New Mexico to the United Kingdom will provide you with planting inspiration for a colorful fall…

9 Ways to Refresh Your Summer Container Gardens for Fall

There’s no need to completely rework your summer containers to give them fall flair. Instead, check out these nine ideas for updating existing container gardens (or, if you’re inspired, potting up new ones), including one plant to add for instant drama, and a zero-effort, lazy-gardener’s trick for covering a bare spot. Glenna Partridge Garden Design…

Explore Plano

What is Explore Plano? Explore Plano is the City of Plano’s exclusive checklist of the coolest things going on across Plano during Summer ‘17. At each stop, there will be a photo challenge that leads to the opportunity to win prizes. Explore Plano runs June 1-August 31. At the Explore Plano website, all of the challenges…

This Gadget Will Bring Light and Music To Your Garden

For the countless times you’ve wished you had a little more light or a little more music in your backyard, your solution is on sale. In the quest to save more cash than anyone else on the planet, one of the more brilliantly-designed bargains brings sound and light. I’ve never seen a sleek Bluetooth wireless…

Dallas Arboretum Debuts Year-Round Food Oasis

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will soon offer A Tasteful Place, an edible display garden complete with a newly developed lagoon and meandering walkways. The 3.5-acre garden will also include a pavilion with event space and teaching kitchen, an orchard, beds of ornamental display vegetables, herbs and flowers, as well as shaded porches and…

Sheds for Every Kind of Garden

A garden shed chosen to match your home and garden does more than just declutter your yard. It can act as a backyard focal point for your landscape, provide an opportunity to express your personal style, and create an inviting destination for repotting, starting seeds and other garden tasks. Whether you’re adding a new shed…