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.
It’s always so hard to keep it ‘short ‘ on #wordlessWednesday post but I want to participate from my garden in Ohio. Today I’m sharing the Red Blanket Flower that I know you will love because they are EASY to grow if you have a full sun location in your garden. I planted these seeds […]
We are just a few short weeks away from the winter that has been forecast to be one of the worst we’ve had in a few years according to my farm friends in the Midwest. The vibrant color in the …..
NO DOUBT … I knew I must grow this and I had to Tweet Bill at Ball Hort
: ” DUDE …. you are holding out on me!” I had no idea Ball Horticulture had roses!
Today I hope to play ‘ketchup’ by starting a traditional blogging trend with this share from a rose I brought home from a spectacular garden center in North Carolina this past …..
The gardens are the canvas as nature creates and shares art….. This image is from my back landscape behind the garage. It is by far one of my favorite hydrangeas – the oak-leaf hydrangea. I’ve shared this shrub on my social networks for well over 6 years and can’t stress enough how it is a […]
A tall continually blooming upright bush makes a great cut flower. The Tag at Bench’s Greenhouse stated it was a Weeks Roses.
. This fragrant plum has a sent of an English rose even in the heat of the summer when most roses have faded. Read More….
Succulents make eye-catching container plants because they’re easy to grow and they can be found in most any retail center. I really love how you can grow succulents just about any where!
Angelia Stonecrop and Desert rose Kalanchoe on my deck this summer
A Few Things To Remember For Successful Growing
- Make sure container has proper drainage.
- Protect your container from all danger of frost as autumn approaches.
- Succulent containers love a full sun windowsill in the winter months indoors.
- Do not over water – they love to grow on the dry side!
ENJOY …. and be sure to post lots of photos of your container on Twitter, Google, Facebook adding #gardenchat hashtag so we can all see!
Why dead-head … 3 easy tips from my garden and a giveaway. Tonight I’ve teamed up with our friends at Corona Tools to do a Soft Gel giveaway during the #gardenchat event. 3 participants will win a pair of the Corfort Gel Snips
by Corona Tools. To view complete details be sure to follow @TheGardenChat
on Twitter and visit the website at Connect-Share-Grow .com
What will you miss most about Spring 2013 … please stop by and leave a comment.
Want to learn how to grow your own veggies at home? Check out this Google Hang-Out Web Event to learn more. In this video Pam Bennett, with Ohio State University Extension and myself share information about basic gardening. We cover raised beds, soil, composting, easy veggies to grow and more.