Recent Blog Posts

Herb Gardening

Herbs have always been one of the gateway plants of gardening. You start with a small basil plant, next thing you know, you are the neighborhood herbalist and you are winning yard of the month! Herbs can be easy to grow. The most important thing to remember, is location, location, location!

Gardening Tip: Succulents

Summer is in full swing and the oppressive heat and humidity here in South Louisiana is taking its toll on our gardens. While flowers are struggling there is one group of plants that thrive in this environment: Succulents. Now is the perfect time to plant a succulentgarden.

Shade is a lovely place to be during the hot Louisiana summers. Funny thing is, gardeners often struggle the most with these areas in their landscapes. With the lack of sun, comes the lack of blooms. Without blooms or flowers to give you color, one must become more creative with their choices.