One of the benefits of having a water feature is that it will become the cool watering hole for the neighborhood critters. I'm working with a … [Read more...] about Wildlife and Water Features
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I walk by this wall whenever I walk to the post office in downtown Culpeper. Walls like this are pretty common in older neighborhoods like mine. … [Read more...] about Why Is This Retaining Wall Failing?
We often think of shapes as two-dimensional: squares, rectangles, circles, and triangles. This isn't how we perceive them in the landscape, however. … [Read more...] about Elements of Design: Shape or Form
UPDATE! There's a new post up on planting for privacy - be sure you check it out! My name is Dave Marciniak and I hate Leyland Cypress. It's … [Read more...] about 6 Screening Plants That Aren’t Leyland Cypress
Sorry for my absence from this blog- spring rush and all. But hey, ignore the tumbleweeds and check out the most amazing plant blog I've found! No … [Read more...] about Best Plant Blog I’ve Found