With more than 90% of Americans celebrating Christmas yearly, everybody wants to make it a remarkable holiday season. Celebrators use all kinds of decor to add a festive flair to their holiday, from buying a Santa Claus suit to covering their homes’ walls with shiny garlands and wreaths. One historical decoration — the Christmas tree […]
It is every gardener’s favorite moment. That time when you are out in your garden (of course) and tending to your babies when someone stops walking their dog to ask, “Wow! What is that? That plant is so interesting and cool!” This is usually followed by a great conversation and maybe a request to have […]
Landscape lights can raise your property value and appeal while also safely guiding guests as they walk along your yard at night. Although useful, outdoor lighting is often damaged by harsh weather elements. Familiarizing yourself with ways to protect your outdoor lighting fixtures can help you better maintain a robust and functional landscape design. 1. […]
Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8. While some may dismiss the day as a “Hallmark” holiday, we believe that mothers come in all shapes, forms, and sizes and should be celebrated. We have gathered up some great Mother’s Day gift ideas available at our New Orleans boutique in our Mother’s Day gift guide. They are […]
Some plants attract pests, and others repel them. Discover the best companion plants to prevent pest problems.
There’s no better way to bring life and romance to your garden than adding a butterfly sanctuary. Many native Louisiana flowers and other plants are excellent picks to seed the beginnings of a blooming butterfly garden. Learn how to curate an attractive habitat with the right knowledge, plants, and resources to attract these fluttering, colorful […]
As all New Orleans residents know, the temperature in Southeast Louisiana can be brutal, to say the least. Our “tropical” climate often feels more like visiting a sauna than it does a beachside oasis. People aren’t the only ones who can feel the heat; our friends in the plant kingdom, including fruit trees, also feel […]
Using lights to center your outdoor water feature as a focal point of your property can strengthen the visual appeal of your landscape design. To implement the proper lighting for your water feature, you’ll want to consider all lighting options and how each may benefit your New Orleans property. Lighting Options for Your Outdoor Water […]
Create a bold look with big, beautiful flowers in your backyard landscape. Plants with larger and bolder flowers are typically more upkeep, needing more water and fertilizer, but they are worth the landscape maintenance.