Summer Flower Beds?

Answer Many gardeners look forward to the warm months, when they can enjoy their summer flower beds. Flowers can provide spectacular color all season long. While some flowers are perennial and come back y... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Summer Flower Beds

How to Lay Out Flower Beds?

If your garden needs a colorful lift, you might want to consider implementing a flower bed. A flower bed requires preparation, work and dedication, but gives the garden an attractive focal point. O... Read More »

How to Plan Flower Beds?

Planning your flower beds on paper will help you foresee some problems with your garden layout. In general, you should place taller flowers at the back of your bed with shorter flowers at the front... Read More »

How do I drain flower beds?

Find a low spot in your garden that drains slowly. Dig a 2-foot hole and fill with water. Allow to drain, then fill again. If the water does not drain in 2 hours or less, there is too much clay in ... Read More »

Termites in Flower Beds?

Termites are best known for eating wood, but sometimes will also eat roots, seeds and grass. Termites may also be attracted to any wood-based mulch used in flower beds, including those made with pa... Read More »