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Twitter : one of the fast ways to share using social media. This is where you will find all Twitter events that I promote or participate in. You can follow me on Twitter at @BG_garden

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Why I’m #gardenchat s Biggest Fan

For the past two years I’ve been watching the clock and counting down the minutes until the Monday night party begins! This Twitter based chat forum has made Monday  super exciting unlike the years before when it was only the day that marked the start of the work week. For the past few years I’ve […]
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It’s Not Too Hot To Plant a Tomato

If I can plant these growers up on a hot 100*F day in July you can too! Today I’m sharing a quick how to plant a container tomato using my favorite Bonnie Plant Patio Tomato.
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I’m on 95.7 FM with Niki Jabbour Sunday AM

Hey Y’all … I’m on Canadian radio News 95.7 FM with my friend Niki Jabbour Sunday at 10 :15 am ET .  I’m super excited to share on Niki’s show all the fun that goes into preparing for a Monday #gardenchat Twitter based chat  events.   Inspiring others to get in the garden by promoting […]
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“Hey” from my Friday Ohio Garden

A Favorite Gardens in my Ohio Yard is the corner of my Greenhouse Landscape Project Join me for a walk through one of my gardens here in my very dry corner of the state of Ohio. In the video below  upload to Youtube  I take you out to the garden landscape surrounding the breezeway / […]
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Rainy Day From My Front Porch

During the late morning on a rainy June day I took a break from my house work to notice the lily blooms were open in my front porch landscape.  Inspired to share these breath-taking blooms I decided to do a Ustream broadcast to share with others who were on twitter. Tuesday has been known to […]
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The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener

Growing Veggies Year-Round No Matter Where You Live

This past Monday on #gardenchat (a Twitter based chat forum) we welcomed Canadian all natural grower Niki Jabbour.  Niki is the author of ‘The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener’ .  I had the privilege of meeting Niki Jabbour at the Philadelphia Flower Show this past spring so it was a delight to introduce her online to my […]
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Tropic Escape Hibiscus / Costa Farms

Wordless Wednesday for #gardenchat

This just maybe my favorite bloom every : Costa Farms Tropic Escape Hibiscus I have the perfect container for this tropical grower so it can spend the winters indoors here in my Ohio home and garden. The Tropic Escape Hibiscus shares the front porch with my climbing rose this first week of June.  How can […]
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Woof Wednesday in the Garden

She follows me everywhere I go … this is my pup Olivia.  She is an 8 year old Australian Shepard and she is spoiled to death by me!  As summer arrives so do pestie critters who like to make the garden a not so friendly place for our pets.  Today I would like to remind […]
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Tropic Escape Hibiscus

One of My Favorites from the Greenhouse in Miami / Costa Farms Last January I was a guest at the TPIE show in Fort Lauderdale Florida with Costa Farms.   I was able to meet many of the tropical growers at this show put on by the Floria Nursery Growers and Landscape Association at the TPIE.  […]
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Late Spring Garden Walk

Raised Beds Getting Ready to be Planted in the Greenhouse Landscape Project This time of year you will find me doing a little bit of EVERYTHING in the garden. The warmer temperatures that we don’t normally have in my Ohio garden has made it a blooming fest for species that don’t usually bloom together. I […]
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Join in The #gardenchat Conversation : Cocktails in the Garden

Tonight on the Twitter base chat forum #gardenchat we welcome Jayme Jenkins and Niki sharing ‘Cocktails In The Garden’. You are gonna love tonight’s topic being hosted by two the the most informative #gartening experts using social media.   You can find out more information about tonight’s topic on the #gardenchat website. Don’t miss out […]
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Tulips and Tomatoes

While my April tulips are putting on a show it is my reminder that I need to finish up the early indoor starting of my Summer tomatoes and peppers. I took this photo this afternoon while out weeding.  It is a windy day in my Ohio garden but I’m loving the color and the time […]
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Spring Grass Pup

Woof Wednesday

Nothing beats Spring playing in the fresh green grass with my Pup Olivia. Today is #woofWednesday on Twitter so be sure to follow along and tweet one of your favorite Doggy Pics! I follow the @ASPCA on Twitter and enjoy their adorable puppy shares and information on how you can help out locally with pets […]
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Bloom Tuesday

My Favorite Bloom this Tuesday Morning I got a nice shout out on Twitter from my friend Kim who is a total foodie and loves to garden simple just like me.  I posting a #Bloom_Tuesday after her sweet tweet! Click Image to See My Tweets BIG!   Happy Spring Everyone … please share with me […]
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