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Potpal Dinosaurs on the garden path of Shawna Coronado

Dinosaurs for your Garden Containers

Whimsy. Lots of gardens lack it, yet every garden designer considers it. If you don’t have the budget for a giant whimsy-filled statue or time to rebuild that back garden into a whimsical hobbit...

Front Lawn Garden Patio Makeover

Garden Patio Makeover and a Succulent Wok

Let’s continue our three months of AE Outdoor “Creating the Perfect Patio” redecorating adventure and kick-off summer the right way – with an outdoor furniture front entry patio makeover. Last makeover I redid the...

Herbal Cocktail Garden Freestanding Living Wall

Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall

An herbal cocktail garden is a genius way to bring scent, taste, and passion to your balcony or patio. They’re filled with herbs and edibles and do remarkably well in small spaces. Living wall...

How to Plant A Container Shrub Rose Infographic feature photo

How To Plant a Shrub Rose Container

Planting a rose often seems like a complicated project, however, the new shrub roses such as the Knockout are easy to plant. Simply follow the instructions on the infographic below to plant a shrub...

Tropical Jungle Garden with flowers and kale

How To Grow a Tropical Jungle Garden

Every season I deliberately spread all my tropical plants apart in containers and at the back of the beds in an effort to distribute them evenly throughout the garden. This time I decided my...

Vegan Cauliflower Steak Taco Recipe Photo

Vegan Mexican Cauliflower Steak Tacos

Last year I discovered I have a passion for cauliflower. This passion has superseded my love for filet mignon and has turned into something I have to eat regularly. I’m not kidding – I....

Ornamental Edible Beet Beta vulgaris

Growing Ornamental Edible Beets (Beta vulgaris)

Beets are one of my favorite ornamental edible plants. They make excellent ground covers, beautiful container plants, and of course, brilliant living wall gardens. Incredibly easy to grow from seed or vegetative plant, it...