How to Grow Your Perfect Garden : How to Give Basic Care to Your Garden

March 23, 2011 by Mario  
Filed under Flower Gardening


Learn about routine care foryour garden in this free gardening video about growing your perfect garden. Expert: Yolanda Vanveen Contact: www.vanveenbulbs.com Bio: Yolanda Vanveen is sustainable gardener who lives in Kalama, Wash. Filmmaker: Daron Stetner

Pikes Peak Urban Gardens FOX21 2010 Give! interview

February 11, 2011 by Mario  
Filed under Organic Gardening


We build community through organic gardening projects in the Pikes Peak region. Our demonstration vegetable gardens, educational classes, community and school gardens help provide the resources necessary to grow their own organic food. In 2011, we are excited to launch the Harrison School District Urban Garden. With the support of the school district, the local YMCA, LiveWell Colorado Springs and you, we will provide classes, gardens and food for thousands of students.

GIVE BEETS A CHANCE MR. PRESIDENT

August 29, 2010 by Mario  
Filed under Organic Gardening


In March of 2009 the White House created a plan for an organic garden. There were no beets included the plan. This is a plea to President Obama to add sweet tasty organic beets to the garden. All we are saying is give beets a chance.

Garden Design: Give an Artistic Touch to Your Garden

February 19, 2010 by Mario  
Filed under Garden Design

A house or commercial building is to be considered incomplete without having a beautiful garden. Every house owner who has a little bit of space outside the house may think about having the small garden. Even people who have large space, they can have bigger garden either. Everyone wants to live in an area full of shady trees and beautiful parks. Gardens are suitable for all wishes. They are maintained in residential as well as commercial areas through parks, theme parks, botanical parks and amusement parks.

Gardens are helpful to make the environment pollution free and healthy. But gardens should be designed well and make them look attractive. For this, garden designing is the right option. A professional garden designer can design your garden according to your requirements within the limited area. For good garden design you need some articles and ideas like landform sources, fountains, garden pools, garden planting and buildings, garden ornaments, garden furniture and landscape materials. These are few basics that play a big role in making the garden look great.

You can also use your own ideas to choose what you want. Water source is the main thing for garden. It is helpful to attract the little critters as well as flying friends to share in the beauty of your garden. If there is a small pond in your garden or may be even a fountain or bird bath, your garden will look more gorgeous. Landscaping garden design is also main thing. You should give shape your tree regularly. The position of plants with careful thought on their shape gives the garden an amalgamated feel.

Space has great impact to the design of the garden. You have to think about the design that appropriates with the space that you have. Arranging space predominantly for garden, you have to be very careful in design and function. It is true that garden needs more function than any other area. For garden design, you should also look at your budget. If you have good budget planning, you can make your garden more beautiful by spending less.

For a good garden designer, search over the internet and you will find websites that are not only providing the information but also attached with numerous professionals. Find the expert designer for your garden and give it the artistic touch according to your plans. A good garden design is helpful to make your home as well as commercial area beautiful and attractive.