Are you interested in growing the oakleaf hydrangea in your garden? You may also enjoy reading my blog post about drying them to hang on the Christmas Tree at Christmas Presents from the Garden
that was also featured on P.Allen Smiths Garden Site.
Bonnie Plants and P. Allen Smith
asked for a group of us gardeners to design a 4′x4′ raised bed for the Garden2Blog Design contest
. The winning garden designs would be added …..
I’m noticing as I shop the garden centers this spring a trend of new gardeners filling their carts with spring blooms like the dainty little pansies. With the variety of colors available this year it’s hard not to grab a six pack of these once known as old fashion flowers. Pan American Seed
is making the pansy hip to plant with it’s new trailing features.
Making it spicy this week with my favorite veggies and Fat Cat Foods. This recipe is super easy and will make everyone at the dinner table purr! It’s super important to have a spicy sauce with flavor and not over powered by heat. I was lucky enough to receive six samples thanks to my foodie [...]
This year in my home garden I’ve got some exciting new veggies and blooms growing from seed. The art of growing a beautiful garden from seed is quit easy if you just take the time to read careful planting directions for each variety and have patience. The little bit of effort will be well [...]
My trips out to Bench’s
always have a happy ending … trunk full of amazing blooms to add to my garden at home! I hope you stop out and visit your favorite garden center this spring.
Last year the Stark Brothers Nursery
Wilson Apricot tree was just starting to fill in with new growth. The tree was filled with green and over a dozen blooms till a critter got at it. We think it may have been…..
April showers … well you know! The rain storm brought many puddles to our Ohio garden. It was much needed rain in our garden that was very dry for the month of April. I’m sure if I checked the state records for rain fall we are under expectations. With this in mind we are enjoying [...]