Understanding Geraniums and Pelargoniums

Understanding Geraniums and Pelargoniums

  Understanding the Difference Between Geraniums and Pelargoniums What a topic! There are hardy geraniums also known as cranesbills or storksbill, ivy or trailing geraniums, pelargoniums, seed geraniums, zonal, scented, regal and variegated geraniums. Is your...
Perennial Vegetables

Perennial Vegetables

  3 Easy to Grow Perennial Vegetables Make space in your garden for these long lasting favorites that will give you plenty of harvests for many years to come.     Asparagus This long lasting delicacy includes both female and male plants. All male...
Kickstart Your Spring Garden Now

Kickstart Your Spring Garden Now

  Are you sick of winter yet and craving some color? Check out the links at the end of the post from the Garden Charmers on our group link up 10 Ways to Catch Spring Fever. Here’s my way to kick-start your spring garden now while you wait for those bulbs to...
How to Care for Fall Mums

How to Care for Fall Mums

  How to Care for Fall Mums One of the number one questions at a garden center in fall! These autumn beauties are easy to care for and will give you weeks of color…. read on to learn more!     In a previous position as a manager at a garden center...
Life of a Garden Blogger… During Spring

Life of a Garden Blogger… During Spring

  I honestly do not know how other garden bloggers do it. How can they even THINK about writing during spring? Where do they find the time? I’m so busy with work and being IN my garden that there is absolutely no time left to write about it. The truth is:...
Early Summer Flowers

Early Summer Flowers

  Early Summer Flowers Sometimes I forget to sit back and enjoy the show…My garden is an explosion of color in early summer and I have to remind myself to experience it once in awhile.   I have high expectations of my plants to perform a certain way...
Patchwork Garden Method

Patchwork Garden Method

  This year I decided to try a different approach to vegetable growing and came up with what I call the… Patchwork Garden Method I plan all my flower beds and bulb designs around bloom time’s…. so that as one show is ending, another begins....
Easiest Potato Growing Method Ever!

Easiest Potato Growing Method Ever!

  Easiest Potato Growing Method Ever! Dare I say that this is one of THE easiest vegi’s to grow? Potatoes are a simple crop to maintain and are perfect for container or small space gardens. In this post we will discuss how to build a potato cage, also known...
Expert Garden Advice

Expert Garden Advice

Guess who’s been invited to give expert garden advice on a live chat feed on HomeTalk’s Facebook page? I’m guest hosting with other bloggers: A Way to Garden, BG Garden, and Wife, Mother Gardener Be sure to check it out at 11am PST and submit your...
You say Potato

You say Potato

 You say potato, I say Solanum Tuberosum Dare I say that this is one of THE easiest vegi’s to grow? Potatoes are a simple crop to maintain and are perfect for container or small space gardens. In this post we will discuss how to build a potato cage, also known...