Bad Caterpillars v Good Caterpillars
The Difference Between Bad Caterpillars and Good Ones in Your Garden
Bad caterpillars can cause a lot of issues while seemingly offering no value to a homeowner or gardener. On the other hand, “good” caterpillars are the ones that turn into the beautiful butterflies that gardeners intentionally try to attract. Learn how to figure out the difference between the two. Then learn how to manage populations of “bad” caterpillars.
Chicago Landscaping: 6 Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
Chicago Landscaping: 6 Easy Landscaping Ideas for Your Front Yard!
Sprucing up your front yard adds to curb appeal AND to owner satisfaction. Without focusing on a total redo of your front yard, here are some easy landscaping ideas to get you on the right path in improving the look of your property. Read more…
Chicago Landscaping: Consider THESE Types of Gardens
Chicago Landscaping: Don’t Just Get “A Garden”! Get a Garden That You LOVE!
So, you know you want to refine or create some gardens in your outdoor areas, but I bet you may not have realized just how many types and styles of gardens you could choose from as you complete your Chicago landscaping plan!
While I have to admit that I’m partial to pollinator gardens because I’m passionate about providing habitats for bees, it makes sense for you to spend some time thinking about just what kinds of gardens you want to incorporate around your own living space.
Read on to learn about some interesting types and styles to choose from, even if you are just landscaping small areas.
Best Veggies for Rooftop Gardens…and More!
Fresh herbs and vegetables from your garden are one of summer’s favorite delights. And just because you live in the city, there’s no need to forego some homegrown goodness. But before you put your crops in, we’ll give you a few pointers on veggies that are particularly well suited to highrise areas and rooftops – and what to look out for when you are choosing your plants, containers and rooftop locations.