Front Yard Flower Beds

Our home was a short sale when we purchased in the summer of 2008. At the time, the landscaping was pretty neglected. The front lawn was dead, there was no grass in the back (just a patch of dirt!), we had no fence separating front yard from back, there was a random pile of dirt and bricks in the corner, and a profusion of wild onions grew EVERYWHERE. It took me lots of time and diligence to dig all those wild onions out (it’s the only way to get rid of them), and even now they pop up on occasion.…