GARDENS Magazine - July/August 2013
Pairing plants with patios
Trade that monotonous slab for a beautiful, nurturing refuge.
Commonsense pest control
Vigilance, organics, predators and the right inorganics help the cause.
Vines, espaliers and sculptural shrubs for beautiful landscapes.
Graduating to shade
Cherishing Mother Nature's gift of a mature landscape.
From the Sperry Garden
On a Personal Note:
More containers, less water use.
Oak galls, mulches, plants for screens, and more.
Tales of an old-fashioned, warm-season Southern annual.
Rising Star: Tecoma x hybrida
Colorful new esperanzas to rival an old favorite.
Stevia -- a Sweet Herb for Texas
Leaves of this trouble-free herb are natural sweeteners.
A Tapestry of Textures
Plants with contrasting foliage elevate the excitement.
Rising to New Heights
10 ways to decorate outdoor staircases.