Here is the latest on our community garden. The planting of the grapes, blueberries and raspberries a couple weeks ago, went very well. The Mirco’s bought two raspberry bushes to complete the last row. Thanks to all who participated, it was fun with everyone pitching in. We had mulch delivered, and most of it has been spread [...]
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Here at the Cove’s, we have a fenced in Community Garden. It is in a beautiful setting surrounded by the John’s River, Evelyn’s Vineyard, what we call Waterfall Park, the horse stables, and of course mountains in the distance.
The garden has 24 plots, most of them about 40’X40’, with a few odd sizes that are smaller. There is a lovely gazebo in the center with a wooden swing-a nice place to take a break with a glass of ice tea and meeting up with other gardeners and discussing and sharing information about their gardens.
Have you considered fresh types of garden structures that can bring in new style in your North Carolina mountain garden? Pergolas and arbors serves as a nice decoration for your garden since it draws the eye aloft. Whether functional or ornamental, there are many ways you can utilize these structures to enhance your landscape design. You may [...]
Climate change is carving its name into the state’s retreating shorelines. Planners are taking official notice as they prepare for a wetter world.
“Creating a memorable fist impression with home improvements pays off, according to Remodeling Magazine’s 2010-1011 Cost vs. Value Report.” The National Association of Realtors reported in Jan. 2011 that the top 5 remodeling projects do not require a major investment and the cost vs. the value should gave any homeowner who is wanting to sell their [...]