Tag: The Internet is your Landscape Architect

Starting a Garden: Start with a Plan

When I started gardening outdoors I made the mistake of not starting my garden with a plan. I’m the kind of person that will build something then look at the directions after I’m done. Because of this flaw of mine I took a shovel to the ground just started planting plants without giving much thought... Read more »

Starting a Garden: What to plant in Chicago

If you’re starting a garden for the first time the selection of plants at a garden center in Chicago can seem rather daunting. Factors like; sun, shade, wind & the condition of your soil come into play when choosing plants for your first garden in Chicago. Wouldn’t it be great if someone just gave you... Read more »