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September 24, 2016
The fantastic flight of the monarch butterfly
This past week autumn arrived and so did the appropriate weather of cool air and rain. Whether it will stay or not is always up in the air, but...
September 24, 2016 - 6:51am
September 17, 2016
Time to get plants ready for the indoors
It’s amazing how quickly the summer season seems to go and then we notice the autumn season fast approaching. This past week was our first brush with lower temperatures nearing the freezing mark. It gets all of us to start thinking about sweaters, jackets and bringing the plants...
September 17, 2016 - 8:08am
September 10, 2016
The autumn season is the time to think spring
The evenings are beginning to get a chill in the air, and one can almost smell the scent of autumn lingering. It seems odd to look through the...
September 10, 2016 - 6:28am
September 3, 2016
Dahlias produce large showy flowers
I have found another flower that I was reintroduced to which I decided to grow again. For years, I gave up on the stunning dahlia flower as it...
September 3, 2016 - 8:01am
August 27, 2016
Lisianthus annuals resemble the rose
It is always fun to try different plant materials in the garden that resemble "hard to grow" or non-native plants for our region. I have heard...
August 27, 2016 - 7:00am
August 20, 2016
Relax by adding blue to your garden
During the warm days of summer, when you are out in the garden, it can be very refreshing to view the cooling colors of blue. So often we plant...
August 20, 2016 - 9:42am
August 13, 2016
Emerald ash borer will change our landscape
On a recent trip to Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana, a horticultural devastation became very apparent from the tracks of a train. What we use...
August 13, 2016 - 7:52am
July 30, 2016
Trailing plants will give your garden flow and motion
Every garden has an element of flow to its design. Even if it only has one plant, the flow is to draw your attention to that one plant. Most...
July 30, 2016 - 6:36am
July 23, 2016
Lilies create a great summer display
You just can’t say enough about the lilies that bloom during this time of year. They flourish in our warm summers and are affected by very...
July 23, 2016 - 7:58am
June 25, 2016
Summer is the tastiest season
We have waited for this season for months, and the time has come where the garden is in full gear! All winter we make our plans on what we are...
June 25, 2016 - 7:00am
June 18, 2016
Keep trunks clear of grass for optimum results
It doesn't matter what time of year it is, but I always like to look at yards as I am out on my daily walks. Looking at new ideas, seeing different...
June 18, 2016 - 7:08am
May 28, 2016
Memorial Day is a time of honor
Memorial Day comes along every year on the last Monday in May. It used to be named Decoration Day when it was first observed after the Civil...
May 28, 2016 - 6:18am
May 21, 2016
Breathe in the scent of the lilacs
On past trips to the South, I have breathed in the beautiful scents of the beautiful gardenia bushes, jasmines and plumerias. I remember their...
May 21, 2016 - 7:38am
May 14, 2016
Some legends find themselves in your own garden
There is a legend that speaks of a poor, single woman who lived in a small cottage in the woods. One day she adopts a small orphan girl and raises...
May 14, 2016 - 7:32am
April 30, 2016
Wildflowers add a new dynamic to the garden
With a week of moisture, the landscape is quickly greening up and soon we will be hearing the buzz of the lawnmowers. That is certainly the beginning...
April 30, 2016 - 7:35am