Why consider a Limelight Hydrangea? Not only is this shrub easy to grow, it can be found in most garden centers and the rich colored blooms may help you make your decision. There are hundreds of blooms that are about 8″x 5″ full flowers that can be cut and brought indoors. This Limelight Hydrangea was […]
First introduced into my in town small garden years ago not knowing what it was but trusted the garden center owner who encouraged me to purchase my first plant. After moving to the country it was one of the plants that should have been moved but left behind. The plant is perfect for the elements […]
All summer I’ve been enjoying the shares from the West Coast via Cocoxochitl AKA Mud Baron on Social Media. The beautiful California grown veggies and blooms captured by Mud always inspires me and brings giggles no mater what mood I maybe in. Don’t you love it when people do good things to help their community? I […]
This time of year brings lots of home grown colorful bouquets from the garden. When I lived in town years ago I use to love to walk to the farmers market every Thursday and purchase
Have you been seeing people from around the country of all walks of life dumping buckets of ice water over their heads? I’ve seen some pretty cool ones coming from the garden world. I was challenged on Tuesday to take the #icebucketchallenge by my friend Kerrie at SeedKeeperCo in Chicago so here it goes….. Can’t […]
One of the highlights of my spring and summer is touring different gardens in the Midwest. Some of the most memorable garden tours I’ve taken in the past 6 years have been….