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Tip: Color cues for a landscape plan

If you want to remember what color your flowering shrubs and flowers are (or were) in order to transplant the right ones, take a small piece of yarn the color of the bloom and tie it to the blottom of the base of the shurb or plant. It'll help jog your memory.