Your All Things Plants newsletter for December 15, 2012
Some numbers from last week:
- 27 new members.
- 116 new threads.
- 2,194 new posts.
- 819 new images to the plant database.
- 45 new comments in the plant database.
There were 7 new gardening ideas posted last week:
December 12, 2012
|Mistletoe has often been considered a pest that kills trees as well as degrading and devaluing natural habitat. The plant has now been recognized as an ecological keystone species, playing "a critical role in maintaining the structure of an ecological community, affecting many other organisms in an ecosystem and helping to determine the types and numbers of various other species in the community" (Wikipedia).|
December 10, 2012
|Landscape design tips for a smaller garden|
|Want to make your small garden look larger? Try using a color scheme that includes plants with mostly white blossoms and green leaves. Add some green shrubbery and a colorful accent plant as well. The green and white combination gives the illusion of more space. Add some curving paths. They will also trick the eye into seeing the space as larger than it actually is.|