These small trees, some of them flowering, like southern magnolia and crape myrtles, do well in DFW. And don't overlook some hollies, such as possumhaw and willowleaft, that can be trained or trimmed into tree form.
Designers from Fort Worth, Dallas and beyond say more and more clients are turning to wallpaper as art, from murals to a scene on paper that wraps around a room. Metallics and nature-inspired looks are also on trend.
You put so much time and effort into those potted plants, only to lose them in a cold snap. Greenhouses can salvage your investment. You can design one yourself, or buy one from a manufacturer or a DIY kit.