March Gardening To Do List There is so much to do before the garden season gets underway. Cleaning, raking, planning, dreaming, designing and more! Early Bloomers and March Gardening to do List If you are planning to sell your home this March here are some […]
Garden Photography Take a peek inside a gardeners world. Shade Plants Wildflower Meadows of Simsbury, CT Hostas, soloman seal Container Gardens for light shade. Coleus, Elephant Ears, New Guinea Impatiens, Potato Vine. Shoreline in Stonington CT Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens Lost Villiage of Pilfershire, West […]
Treasure trove of naturalist woodland gardens for you your home. Get ideas and plant list to make your house home.
How to design a garden in small yards. This is a small yard in West Hartford, Ct – .25 acres transformed into a private backyard oasis. How to transform your small yard into a beautiful outdoor living space. Are you considering downsizing to a small […]
Simsbury CT Garden Tour 2019 – second showing by popular demand! Tour the private gardens of Eileen Anderson and Paul Howard at 204 Westledge Rd, West Simsbury, CT 06092 Monday July 15, 2019 – 9am-1pm. Bring the family and friends and get some […]
Gardening on a Slope with a Water Feature. What better way to in increase the value of your home than to create a peaceful oasis in your backyard? One of my real estate clients asked me for some advice on his backyard garden and hired […]
Fall Gardening Tips To Get Your Home Ready To Sell! Fall Real Estate Market Tips For Home Staging Your Outdoor Living Areas The fall real estate market is upon us and you are getting ready to sell your home. Your lawn and gardens are looking […]
Shade Gardens That Inspire Home Improvement and Home Staging with Shade Gardens Whether you are in the market for a new home or selling one, landscaping can make or break the deal. If you are in the market for a new home and come across […]
Historic Rose Gardens at Elizabeth Park The Elizabeth Park Rose Garden has an impressive history. It is the oldest municipal rose garden in the United States dating back to 1904. Elizabeth Park is a beautiful park that crosses the Hartford-West Hartford line. The rose garden […]
June Gardening to-do List Useful tips! June Landscaping & Garden Checklist June Landscaping: A great time to boost your plants with some fertilizer and add annuals for summer color all season long. The weeds are now showing up and it is a good time to […]
May Gardening Checklist PERENNIAL GARDEN: May is the time to select your flowering perennials to have a progression of bloom from spring to fall. Transplant ground-covers including English Ivy, Myrtle, Lily of the Valley, Pachysandra & Ajuga. Stake elongating stalks of Peonies in […]
Keep and eye out for the timing of this year’s display of daffodils at Laurel Ridge Farm in Litchfield, CT! See all the things to do in Litchfield, Ct while you are there. Check out the Livingstone Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy Falconry Experiences.
Late April Landscaping & Garden Checklist Spring Landscaping Maintenance Here is your followup to the last article on Early April Gardening Checklist and how to stage your yard to sell your home in the early spring. PREPARE YOUR PERENNIAL BEDS PERENNIALS […]
How to Make a STONE WALL With No Steps Skipped! by Eileen Anderson This particular area is on a shady slope where there is water run off. This would be a perfect spot for a french drain under the stone wall. A french drain is […]