Bromileads are a perfect addition to your tropical Palm Beach Garden

June 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

When I started looking into bromileads, I was surprised to learn just how many varieties there are today. There are 2,877 different species divided into 56 genres, and the species number is constantly growing with plant enthusiasts creating new varieties constantly. Some are found in wet rainforests, and others found in the dry desert. Many […]

How Summer Container Plants Will Help Sell Your House

June 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Container plants are an easy way to give immediate visual impact to your home, creating that important curb appeal – the “wow” factor as potential buyers pull up outside. Here are some important tips to make sure you use containers effectively. Use big containers Don’t be afraid of using big, bold containers. They will have […]

Hummingbirds – Have you seen them in your Palm Beach garden?

June 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

There are 16 different species of hummingbirds that live in the United States and 3 of these little guys visit us here in Florida; the Ruby-Throated are the most common, while the Rufous and the Black Chinned hummingbirds only visit during the winter months. Weighing about the same as a penny, hummingbirds can flap their […]

How Great Landscaping Says ‘Come Inside!’

June 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Creating an inviting landscape not only ensures a positive first impression with buyers but may also increase your home’s value and lead to a quicker sale. You don’t have to spend a lot to make big improvements in your home’s curb appeal. Keeping your lawn manicured – mowed and edged – and trimming bushes and […]