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 […]
It was the one plant left behind in Chicago zone 5 at the Independent Garden Show. Could YOU just walk away from a plant that would be thrown in the dumpster? I’m a true plant-fanatic so this little orphan was coming home to Ohio with me!
It’s another rose share for me… so much going on in my greenhouse, home and garden and this Lorette Lynn rose from Biltmore Estate Garden Center is captivating me today in the garden.
Master Gardeners and Editor Dr.Ronald J. Elardo from the Conifer Quarterly shares with me the ghost in his Michigan garden.
One of the freshest and uplifting scents in nature is that of the conifer; Any cone-bearing tree. Who doesn’t enjoy a walk in a wooded area loaded with evergreens and pines? I don’t remember the story of why trees like the Douglas Fir were picked as the ‘official’ Christmas tree but if I were to […]
And the Winner is …… ( watch the video ) Thank you everyone who participated in the Cheerful Tradition Wreath Giveaway. It has been inspiring reading about your holiday traditions you enjoy to continue each year. Big THANK YOU to my friend P.Allen Smith for arranging this product giveaway. I can’t wait to see where […]
Hunt’s® Arroz con Pollo y Frijoles Negros Recipe – Click Image Busy in the greenhouse doing basic chores after a weekend of Thanksgiving celebration and I totally lost track of time this Sunday afternoon. Who needs an alarm clock when I have my tummy rumbling and my teenagers texting me “Mom … do you […]
Fire Roasted Tomato Vegetable Soup Busy week leading up to Thanksgiving and I’m super thankful for the recipe I’m sharing with you all today. This is the perfect meal to warm the family up on a cool autumn evening. The seasoned tomatoes and hearty chunks used in this recipe may just have my home canned […]