Visit my favorite glossy garden magazine, Fine Gardening, online.
You can learn where to locate trees to maximize the energy of the sun as well as how to attract wildlife, be waterwise, plant a native lawn, use manpower instead of electrical power and choose the right plants.
It’s just the place to get inspired to make your little slice of heaven beautiful and green.
Of course, you’ll need specialized local information when it comes time to make specific decisions. For that, you’ll find a whole bunch of resources under the “Know and Grow” section of Debra Smith’s Mudraker blog for The Herald. Look on the left-hand rail of links.