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A Plant You Should Know- Beautyberry

By | 2018-02-13T20:46:31+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Autumn, Birds, Easy-Care Plants, Fall, Landscaping for Birds, Seasonal Color|

Here's a late bloomer that is well worth the wait. Spring and summer fly by, and this seemingly plain shrub looks like it wants to hide in the garden unnoticed. But when summer ends, watch out. Early Amethyst Beautyberry (Callicarpa dichotoma 'Early Amethyst') is about to take center stage. Why do we love this plant? For one, it's low [...]

Warm Up Fall Evenings with an Outdoor Fire Pit

By | 2018-02-13T20:46:38+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Autumn, Fall, Fire Features, Outdoor Living, Paving and Hardscaping|

A mortared stone fire pit with limestone coping is integrated into a crazy quilt limestone patio. Sitting around a roaring fire while sipping cider and roasting marshmallows is a great way to enjoy the cool and crisp evenings of autumn. A metal fire pit or clay chimenea can provide heat, but it often ages [...]