How to Grow Gorgeous Fall Mums at Home

Ted Lare Design & Build - Grow Mums for Gorgeous Fall Color-chrysanthemum flowers with ornamental kale

Mums are perfect for your garden in the fall! To get the longest-lasting fall color from your mums, choose a plant that is dense with perky, dark-green foliage.

The Many Benefits and Uses of Peat Moss


How does peat moss improve your soil? Learn the basics of peat moss, why it’s helpful in many applications in your garden, and a few popular alternatives!

The Many Colors of Coneflowers

Ted Lare Design & Build -The Many Colors of Coneflowers in Iowa- multi colors of echinacea

Coneflowers, also known as echinacea, are gorgeous showy perennials that are easy to take care of, have medicinal properties, and come in nearly every color you can imagine!