Garden ideas and Outdoor Living

July 25, 2018
Outdoor Garden Ideas Garden

Whether you’re a bird enthusiast or just trying to draw birds to your backyard for the first time the friendly experts at Armstrong Garden Centers can help you get started.

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Add the soothing sound of trickling water from a fountain to your garden or patio, choose from a variety of styles, sizes and finishes to fit your needs.

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Outdoor Furniture

Choice patio furniture that offers quality and durability in every type of popular style.

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Choose from the flavor and flexibility of a charcoal grill or a gas grill that offers speed and ease.

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Outdoor Kitchens - Buy Online

Cal Flame has barbecue island solutions that accommodate your backyard space and are quick to order and simple to install.

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Whether you live in an apartment or a home with a large yard, container gardens are easy and make a stunning statement. Armstrong Garden Centers has the largest assortment of pottery for the garden, patio or indoor pots for houseplants.

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Artificial Grass

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Landscaping Tips

Though your home is your castle, there is no necessity to surround it with a moat. Here are 5 tips that will help you to make your landscaping feel more warm, welcoming and cozy.

1. Put some flowers nearby your entrance. Flowers make any area look more welcoming and attractive, so greeting your guests with Petunia, Snapdragon, Lily-of-the-Nile or some other garden flowers is always a great thing to do. What is more, to add some space between your house and the entrance, you can consider adding a little white fence. It will create an illusion that your front yard is bigger than it actually is. What is more, adding fence will create a great space for planting flowers to add some color and coziness.

2. Add rambling vines to make your yard look absolutely lovely. You can not deny that rambling vines always create romantic and even magical atmosphere. So why not to use this tip while decorating your yard?

3. To hide the unattractive driveway, consider adding some color, texture, and height. You can easily do it by adding various sorts of flowers. To start, create an island of green lawn right in the hub of a drive. Then add a couple of low boxwood hedges with flowers toward the back of your island.

4. If you want your yard to blossom and flourish bust still do not have enough time to maintain it, consider planting low-fuss lilies. Such flowers look absolutely gorgeous and come in the variety of rainbow hues, so you can pick the one you love most. What is more, low-fuss lilies do not care about the sort of soil, they love the sun and welcome hot, they do not afraid of drought. In other words, Crinums is an ideal flower for all those who are looking for low-maintenance solutions.

5. The last tip also touches the low-maintenance aspect. To make your life easier, group plantings into beds and islands. This will help you to avoid mowing and trimming around each individual plant, save a lot of time and even money.

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