garden art, native plants, plant care, plant selection, plant support, Uncategorized

Vines to Cover a Multitude of Sins (Part 2)

This post's title should really be "IDEAS to cover a multitude of sins...." in the landscape, anyway.  Vines can be great cover-ups for an old fence, but one of the SINS of an old fence is that it is OLD! Old does not always infer decrepid and unstable (and remember: we ARE talking FENCES here),… Continue reading Vines to Cover a Multitude of Sins (Part 2)

native plants, plant selection, Uncategorized

Vines to Cover a Multitude of Sins (Part 1)

Our old wooden fence is in full sun and about 6' tall, but ugly so I'd like to cover it.  I'm afraid wisteria would be too heavy and tear the whole fence down.  What are some other vines to use? Jo, Oklahoma A wooden fence covered with any vine could spell disaster.  Let's look at some… Continue reading Vines to Cover a Multitude of Sins (Part 1)