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EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL WITH MONROVIA SUMMER BLOOMS

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I am so not a gardener. So after installing this new mailbox, I was a little unsure about how to approach the ugly patch of dirt beneath it.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

So I headed over to my nearby Lowes garden center where I was so excited to see so many gorgeous and brilliantly colored summer blooms!

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

All the Monrovia plants looked so vibrant and healthy. But being a non-gardener, I was a little stuck on where to begin.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

So a wonderful Lowes associate helped me select some beautiful Monrovia plants for my starter garden, along with some fortified soil that will keep my new garden growing for a long time.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

And then I got myself a-plantin’.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

Can you say curb appeal? I mean, what a difference some beautiful summer blooms can make to an ugly dirt patch!

Now I can’t wait for my little garden to fill in.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

Even with all the lovely colors, I have to admit that my favorites are the tall red grasses. They’re small now, but they should grow quite a bit taller and really fill in nicely.

Here are some close-ups…

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

Now I’m excited to get started on some other areas of the front and back yard. I feel like a whole new world has opened up for this DIYer.

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

And I think I’ll also add some container gardens to the front yard, too!

 

HOW TO EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL TO YOUR HOME

 

I’ve been picking up some great gardening tips HERE. There’s all kinds of info on water-wise gardening, choosing the right plants, eco-friendly gardening… you name it! Monrovia’s website also has some wonderful garden inspirations that are giving me all kinds of ideas. And whether you’re a newbie (like myself) or someone with a brilliantly green thumb, there’s tons of stuff to learn from their how-to videos.

Find your Monrovia local garden center HERE or order online. Shipping is free! (Yay for free!)

ADD CURB APPEAL WITH BEAUTIFUL SUMMER BLOOMS

 

 

This post linked to some of these totally fabulous blogs and Remodelaholic.

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2 Comments on EASILY ADD CURB APPEAL WITH MONROVIA SUMMER BLOOMS

  1. Mary
    June 5, 2015 at 7:05 am (2 years ago)

    Looks great Jenise!

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    • Jenise
      June 5, 2015 at 12:54 pm (2 years ago)

      Gracias!

      Reply

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