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Fall Landscape Backyard Ideas

November 27th, 2013

Consider leaving all the leaves in your garden rather than having them removed. After all, it’s a gift from Mother Nature.

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Deer Resistant? :  Plants for Georgia Landscaping Ideas

October 7th, 2013

The words and icon for “deer resistant” seem to be as ubiquitous on plant labels and in catalogs as “gluten free” is on packaged food. I had not worried about deer browsing since I sold my Coweta County farm a few years ago.  Actually, it was many years ago.  Rutting season was more harmful to […]

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Farmers Markets, Farms and Folks

July 30th, 2013

Delectables, Garden and Patio Ideas If you have read anything about me you know I was reared on a farm in the great state of Mississippi.  The farm is still there, and I am long gone away.  Yet, a yearning to be a part of the land is always with me.  To satisfy a small […]

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Gardens Imitate Art or Art Imitates Garden?

July 17th, 2013

Unexpected Patio Garden Designs Inspire Design This is a question of that begs the question, “Which came first, the chicken or the egg?”  Here at Nick’s Food to Go, a delicious Greek take away food joint in Atlanta just off Memorial Drive there was first a big open dirt parking lot and truck turn around.  […]

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Midsummer Prune

June 26th, 2013

How Pruning Births Beautiful Landscape Curb Appeal There is plenty to do in midsummer in the garden.  One of the most important tasks is pruning.  New spring growth on boxwoods and hedges has hardened off by midsummer and those can be sheared or hand pruned without stressing the plants.  Most azaleas need shaping by June […]

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Pruning Births Beautiful Landscapes

June 26th, 2013

There is plenty to do in midsummer in the garden.  One of the most important tasks is pruning.  New spring growth on boxwoods and hedges has hardened off by midsummer and those can be sheared or hand pruned without stressing the plants.  Most azaleas need shaping by June to give them an orderly look.  I […]

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Hydrangea Happiness

June 21st, 2013

If May is the month for roses, June is the month for Hydrangeas. Every specie and every variety is in bloom in Atlanta in June.  All of them all at once.  All looking cool, soft, voluptuous,  and appealing in every way.  I’m referring to Hydrangeas, although the description may sound like a June bride.  Is […]

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Gardens to Love is Featured in Kolo Collection’s Brochure

June 6th, 2013

  We are pleased to announce that our planted containers made the cover of Kolo Collection’s latest brochure. Kolo Collection is a high-end, modern, indoor/indoor furniture store that opened in 2003 in the Westside Urban Market. They sell many of the containers we use on a daily basis. If you’ve ever been to Kolo, the […]

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Cathedral Antiques Show is for HEROS

June 2nd, 2013

 Gardens to Love is again a proud supporter of the Cathedral Antiques Show. We have been sponsoring the show for the last 6 years. In past shows we have created a central garden in the foyer that correlates with each year’s theme. This year, however, due to the show’s overwhelming popularity and limited amount of […]

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Foundation is the Key to Protect Garden’s In Winter

May 21st, 2013

Snow is a rare event in Atlanta and even the smallest bit will cause mayhem for a day. However, six inches of snow turning to ice is enough to shut the city down for a week. Like most of Atlanta, we are also suffering from cabin fever so really enjoy hearing from you. Penelope Malone […]

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