Simple Landscaping Ideas for Beginners - Frador
Homeowners can quickly tire of the way their yard is landscaped - or maybe not even landscaped at all. Everyone wants a pretty, well-kept yard that looks planned. So what if you've never landscaped before? Many people are scared to try it themselves, thinking that landscaping is best left up to professionals. Good news: it's not! There are plenty of simple ways to spruce up a yard long-term and change the topography of your front or back yard. You don't have to be an expert on landscape…
Royal Purple Smoke Tree
The Royal Purple Smoketree is a wonderful choice for bringing vibrant color into your garden without increasing your gardening work. This easily grown large bush will be happy even in dry, rocky soil, and it grows into a rounded bush about 10 feet tall, and as much across. The foliage emerges in spring a brilliant purple-red color, and becomes plum-purple all summer and into fall, without fading. All summer long it is crowned with a remarkable cloud of smoky-pink, coming from fine hairs that…
knockout roses colors
Double Knock out roses - the least demanding rose ever. Blooms like crazy all summer long, no deadheading required. Fills up a flower bed. Plant 3 feet apart, prune in spring to keep bush size under control. Planted in full sun. Plant with blue salvia, daisies, and dianthus.
Use Evergreens to Make an Impact in Your Landscape
Add evergreens to your yard to create a year-round show. Get ideas for how to landscape with these plants.
Native Plants with Seasonal Appeal
Having a colorful garden all year long is easy when you rely on native plants. Besides offering year-round beauty, natives are generally more insect- and disease-resistant than other plants. Here's a list of some of our favorite natives that are especially colorful in the fall.
Grobe's Nursery and Garden Centre
Grobe Nursery and Garden Centre is Waterloo Regions largest local, independent and family owned garden center. Specialists in plants of all kinds for the home garden and complete landscape design and landscape construction services.