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Spittlebugs Are Nothing to Fear Blog Image
Spittlebugs Are Nothing to Fear

Last week while I was checking the progress of my strawberries I came upon the item you see in the...

It’s not too late to implement companion planting to protect your garden Blog Image
It’s not too late to implement companion planting to protect your garden

If you have more pests than you’d like to see in your garden this year, it’s still not too late to...

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Gomphrena

One of my favorite garden plants is a Globe Amaranth, Gomphrena "Fireworks." This is a good thing...

Using a Weed Barrier in the Vegetable Garden Blog Image
Using a Weed Barrier in the Vegetable Garden

Planter’s Place

This spring I have a client that last used my gardening services for their raised...

Wildflowers on the Edge Blog Image
Wildflowers on the Edge

One of the first projects that Wonderful Husband and I tackled when we moved into the house was to...

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Louisville Road Trip

Recently, Wonderful Husband and I took a weekend road trip to Louisville. The trip almost got...

Ode to the predacious ground beetles Blog Image
Ode to the predacious ground beetles

Predacious ground beetles in the garden are formidable looking creatures, especially if you’re a...

Monarda fistulosa (Wild Bergamot, Beebalm) Blog Image
Monarda fistulosa (Wild Bergamot, Beebalm)

A few years ago, in late spring, I noticed a wide stand of tall, pale purple flowers blooming along...

Product Review: The Original Metal Garden Hose Blog Image
Product Review: The Original Metal Garden Hose

Being a member of three different community gardens, obtaining quality tools that will be shared...

Fragrant Blessings Blog Image
Fragrant Blessings

Salutations and Happy June to all my budding and seasoned rosarian friends! This month belongs to...

Why are the Apple Tree’s Leaves Turning Brown? Blog Image
Why are the Apple Tree’s Leaves Turning Brown?

It seems as if half of the time spent in the yard or garden is trying to solve a mystery of some...

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Peaches for Everyone

Today I spent a few hours picking and peeling peaches from one of our trees that bloomed early this...