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Twitter Events

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

Why I’m #gardenchat s Biggest Fan

GCbirdy 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 […]

Rainy Day From My Front Porch

Hydrengea in the Rain 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 […]

Wordless Wednesday for #gardenchat

Tropic Escape Hibiscus / Costa Farms 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 […]

Woof Wednesday in the Garden

Olivia_woof 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 […]

Tropic Escape Hibiscus

BGgarden_CostaFarms12a 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.  […]

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 […]