Simple hand tools are often best for small gardens or flower beds. A shovel, or spade, can be used to turn over soil, dig weeds, and make planting holes. A spading fork, or rake, can be used to transport plants and separate weeds from garden plants.
An exterior walkway is adorned with a Japanese maple, lirope, and miniature boxwood. The entrance garden to this beautiful home provides a welcoming feel to all who travel the bright white path to the door.
Canna is a tropical flowering plant that comes in nineteen different varieties and grows well in temperate climates. It is often referred to as the canna lily, although it is not a true lily, but more closely related to the banana plant.