Fall Flowers

Fall Flowers go along with leaves falling. Air chilling. Pumpkin carving. Sweater wearing. Fall is known for many things. But even if you are a die hard gardener, you might not immediately associate fall with flower planting. When the harsh heat of summer dissipates, you might be wondering if all […]

2021-09-20T14:03:38-04:00

How Often Should I Water My Garden

Having a garden is a therapeutic, relaxing pastime that allows you to get some fresh air and exercise along with fresh food! But growing a garden also brings with it many questions along the way. One of the most important questions is how often should I water my garden?

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2021-09-17T14:50:25-04:00

Tiger Lily

One of the most striking flowers you can choose for your garden is the tiger lily. The outward curling petals, long stalks, and bright orange flowers with dark speckled spots surely stand out from the crowd.

They are extremely easy to grow, impervious to most pests, and work well with other […]

2021-08-23T16:22:09-04:00

How to Plant Garlic

Garlic is relatively easy to plant and has few known enemies in the pest department. Because it is a perennial, it will come back year after year, even though vampires would run the other way, you should consider garlic as a flavorful, healthful addition to your garden. […]

2021-08-21T16:55:05-04:00

Rock Garden Ideas

Rock garden ideas. Even the title seems incongruous: rock garden. When you think of gardens, you often think of lush grasses, flowering bushes, an artistic arrangement, and a plethora of plants.

A rock garden seems like it would be anything BUT those things! But you can get the same idea of beautiful […]

2021-08-02T18:48:51-04:00

How To Repot A Plant

If you have a plant that is getting too big for its pot, it is time to repot it. The most telltale sign is if you see that the roots are growing out through the bottom of the pot. There are several easy steps to the repotting process, and you can […]

2021-07-21T15:12:03-04:00

Marigolds

Marigolds have been around for centuries, they can be very helpful in gardens at keeping pests away, while also adding a plethora of beautiful colors. With their love of full sun and their ability to help out other plants, planting marigolds is a great and sensible step to take for any […]

2021-07-21T16:03:02-04:00

Do Butterfly Gardens Need Full Sun

Butterfly gardens are very peaceful and cathartic. I love sitting in the garden, enjoying the beautiful flowers, and watching vibrantly colored butterflies flutter around, dancing in the breeze. 

With a few simple tips, you can encourage butterflies to take up residence in your butterfly garden.

Do Butterfly Gardens Need Full Sun

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2021-05-27T19:36:00-04:00

Summer Flowers

Summer flowers are very rich and beautiful. They come in a wide range of colors including reds, blues, violets, oranges, yellows, pinks, purples and whites.

Types of Summer Flowers

The beginning of summer starts with perennials that began to grow late in spring. These perennials begin to flower at the first signs of […]

2021-09-20T14:04:48-04:00