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EDDIE SEAGLE: Century plants have their day in the sun

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

As you travel about the streets and highways throughout the area, there is a plant that will catch your attention — the century plant in bloom.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Citrus trees add curiosity to our landscapes

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

During our travels, we see landscapes and plants that catch our attention. Our first thought is whether or not these plants will survive back home. Citrus are such plants whether for aesthetics or for flavor that add to the curiosity of our landscapes.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Pruning by deer a problem for many

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

There is one “not so little” pest that wants to annoy us and destroy every effort we make to improve the landscape. Pruning by deer is a problem in many of our landscapes leaving our plants battered and beaten up. However, we are the guilty party for invading their spaces through development.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Patriotic gardening pleasures for the Fourth

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

For your patriotic gardening pleasures, many annual plants are available advertising the red, white and blue colors of our great country for exhibition at your home or office.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Going digital with your landscaping needs

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

Digital gardening journals are very important in documenting items of importance in the landscape.

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Wade home selected as June Yard of the Month for Albany

Albany Area Yard of the Month - June 2015

Sadie Wade’s residence at 175 Westfield Road in Albany has been selected as the June Yard of the Month for the Albany area by the Daffodil Garden Club.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Nature abounds with different sounds and movement

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

There’s much more to enjoy in your home landscape beyond the basic trees, plants, grasses and flowers. Awesome live music and movies galore are simply created by nature each day through every living creature.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: The first part of summer's 'relaxing trifecta'

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

Whatever your choice of recreation might be, enjoy it to its fullest but remember safety and respect for everyone (people and pets) around you

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EDDIE SEAGLE: School's out and 'yardening' is in

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

School’s out and yardening (yards, gardens, lawns and landscapes) is in! Here are some activities which should be a part of your landscape checklist in June which brings many opportunities to work in your yarden.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: A different choice for landscaping

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

Ornamental grasses offer an alternative to traditional landscaping choices and bring forward a new approach in landscape ideology.

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Martin home is May Yard of the Month in Albany | PHOTO GALLERY

Residence at 1809 Valley Road receives Daffodil Garden Club recognition

The residence of Kay and the late Russell Martin made a “beautiful setting” for a wedding.

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Daylily show set for Saturday at Albany Mall

Roughly 200-400 blooms expected at 33rd annual Albany daylily show

Judging and awarding will done by American Hemerocallis Society standards, and each panel of judges, who will be coming from throughout the region, will be the final authority for each class it judges. Registered cultivars will be classified, as registered, by size, form and grouped alphabetically within each section.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Choose the right plant for the right spot

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

Summer blooming shrubs can have a major influence on color and curb appeal. Choosing the right plant and placing it in the right place are most critical in the survival and success process.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Keep your plants healthy and colorful

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

May is here and the weather is awesome. Flowers are blooming and the pollen is all around. So, let’s look at some basic plant needs to keep them more healthy and colorful.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Beautiful May flowers are coming

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: A weekly look at home gardens and landscapes

All those April showers we endured will produce some beautiful May flowers in our landscapes. May brings an encouraging opportunity to get outside and work enjoyably in the landscape.

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