Do you like Figs?

Do you like Figs?

Posted on Oct 11, 2017 | by K Kerry

Do you like figs? If you're like a lot of us, you may not know. But any true fig aficionado will tell you not to even mention Fig Newtons when answering that question. If you've never eaten a fresh, ripe fig, you've never eaten a fig. And figs are not all the same. Depending on the variety, they may taste of honey, caramel, lemon, or even chocolate, and be sweet, bright and fruity or nutty.


Choosing Plants for your Garden Arch

Choosing Plants for your Garden Arch

Posted on Sep 02, 2017 | by Kerry K

I've heard of growing fruit trees in the home garden in columnar form or as an espalier, but never heard of a fruit tree arch. Simply put, it's an arch designed to support fruit trees, one planted on either side, until they meet at the top. How cool is that?


Using Arches, Gazebos, Pergolas & Rose Pillars in your Landscape

Using Arches, Gazebos, Pergolas & Rose Pillars in your Landscape

Posted on Sep 02, 2017 | by J Kirkpatrick

Garden structures such as arches, trellises, gazebos and pergolas separate the exquisite garden from the mundane. To elevate your garden from a collection of plants to a distinctive enclave of tranquility that echoes mood, purpose, absence of time and heightened meaning, consider not only what is planted in it, but how your garden is shaped.


Planting a Window Hayrack

Planting a Window Hayrack

Posted on Aug 08, 2017 | by J Kirkpatrick

The first question often asked is, "What is a hayrack"? Just as the name implies, hayracks were used years ago in English barns to supply hay to farm animals. They were placed up high and the animals could reach up and pull a mouthful of hay to eat between the widely spaced bars.


Transitioning plants from outdoor spaces to indoor spaces

Transitioning plants from outdoor spaces to indoor spaces

Posted on Jul 01, 2017 | by K Kelley

Lately I've had numerous requests for plants that transition well from outside in the summer to inside when the days turn chilly. And why not? If you have the space and the right conditions indoors, there's no sense in tossing out a perfectly healthy plant at the end of the season.


Entertaining ... it's the small touches

Entertaining ... it's the small touches

Posted on Jun 01, 2017 | by K Kelley

The month of June is well-known as the most popular month for weddings, which means lots of entertaining and family visiting. Even with so much to do and so little time, we all want to put our special touch on these memorable events.


May Day Celebrations

May Day Celebrations

Posted on May 01, 2017 | by Kerry K

Ah, the first of May--is your May basket ready? In our town, we celebrate May Day with arrangements of cut flowers hung on our doors, competing for ribbons for the best designs. Our tradition was started by the local garden club in the 1960s, relatively recent compared to the first May Day celebrations.


Creating a Living Wreath

Creating a Living Wreath

Posted on May 01, 2017 | by Kerry K

A living wreath is a great way to begin spring gardening. Whether you choose to use it as a May Day door decoration or table decoration, it will be a fun project! And best of all it is portable - if that nasty cold weather hits, it is easily moved to a sheltered area.


Spring has sprung...

Spring has sprung...

Posted on Apr 01, 2017 | by Kerry K

Spring has sprung, the grass is riz........but wait, it's only February where I is!! Capricious Mother Nature is at it again, tempting us with a taste of spring, whetting our gardening appetites, then frustratingly serving up another blast of bland, tasteless winter weather. What's a gardener to do?


Self-Watering Planters - TruDrop Reservoir System by Crescent

Self-Watering Planters - TruDrop Reservoir System by Crescent

Posted on Mar 01, 2017 | by Kerry K

In the last decade, container gardening has gained tremendously in popularity. And why not? Container gardens are perfect for those with restricted space or difficult planting conditions, and bring color and life to both indoor and outdoor areas. Containers can accommodate whatever the gardener wants to grow--annuals, vegetables, perennials or house plants, and new innovations make them easier to manage than ever. These days, clevery designed self-watering planters eliminate the uncertainties inherent in the watering process, and do it with style.





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