This private garden takes advantage of a deep backyard that lends itself to be divided into a series of garden rooms.This do-it-yourself home owner with obvious design skills has developed each area for a particular function and ‘feel’.
Mark hand waters the gardens daily. The task takes about 75 minutes.
For healthy boxwoods, apply a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer (10-10-10) in spring to encourage leafy growth. Apply again in fall to promote root growth.
Julie is Metro Water Services’ Education Specialist. She is happiest when mucking about in the soil. She revels in community gardening projects, frugal gardening practices, organic growing methods, and clever solutions to landscape challenges