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Landscape Idea : Carpet Rose Anyone Can Grow

Today as I prepare for the heat wave that is coming across from the Midwest I took a few minutes out of my schedule to share with you one of my favorite landscape corners located at my Ohio home. You are going to love this Fourth of July color combination and a rose that ANYONE can grow!
June 27, 2012 9
Oldy But Goodie :  Rudebeckia

What Gardening Means To Me

This is the time of year when gardening consumes me in the most marvelous way.  Sunrise finds me capturing an image to share of the glow on my garden to fighting the dark at sunset with hopes of  get  one more garden chore checked off my to -do list. Gardening has so many meanings to […]
June 25, 2012 12
RoseChat : On BlogTalk Radio

Learn How To Grow Roses with #RoseChat

Rose Share on Twitter From My Garden :  Cream Showing Pink Petals Did you know that you can learn how to grow a rose using social media? It is true : I am living proof! I was once a sceptical of roses in my garden and being adventurous for me was adding a few fool […]
June 16, 2012 2
BGgarden Shrub Roses by Proven Winners / Color Choice

“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 / […]
June 15, 2012 5
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Growing Tomatoes Online

What’s not to love about social media? You can now grow tomatoes in cyber space …. well at least learn the details on how to by the experts! we are so lucky in this day and age to be able to have 1,000′s of experts to help us in all aspects of life including growing […]
June 14, 2012 6
Hydrengea in the Rain

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 […]
June 12, 2012 5
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 […]
June 7, 2012 4
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 […]
June 6, 2012 4