In keeping with the tough financial times, The Washington Post sent me out to see what people were doing on the home front to save a few pennies on their landscaping. I went out to Meadows Gardens in Falls Church at 8AM. I was thinking it would be pretty slow until about mid-morning ... boy, was I wrong. There were cars lined up to get in to take advantage of the early bird special .... 10% off everything until 11AM. I got a chance to meet some great people looking for colorful bargains. View the entire article by clicking on the title above.