How to Do Pond Algae Control and Removal

Algae are a large group of diverse organisms that resemble plants.   Seaweeds are the most complex species of algae, but they also include single cell organisms. This type of algae often thrives in ponds, especially in ponds with any competing animal or plant life. This is most common in new ponds that don't have an established ecology yet. A variety of methods … [Read more...]

When Do You Put Hummingbird Feeders Out?

When Do Hummingbird Feeders Go Out

How Do Your Know When to Put the Hummingbird Feeders Out? Humming birds are such beautiful creatures with their iridescent feathers in all colors of the rainbow, delicate beaks and marvelous bodies coupled with unique flying abilities. These wonderful birds also symbolize love, joy and beauty as well as speed. It's no wonder then that we love to attract hummingbirds to … [Read more...]

How to Design and Maintain a Dry Garden

Dry Gian Saguaro Cactus Plant

If you live in the dry west area of the country, having a dry garden is probably the best you could ever do. This is because the plants are beautiful, take up less water and therefore, thrive in areas that do not get a lot of natural rain water.   What's more, when you have a dry garden, you do not have to water as much, which in the end saves you a lot of … [Read more...]