Most Recent Most Viewed
The Joy of Spring Blog Image
The Joy of Spring

The time we have been waiting for has finally arrived!  The forsythia has exploded into...

How to choose beautiful flowers for your garden that the deer won’t eat. Blog Image
How to choose beautiful flowers for your garden that the deer won’t eat.

It’s the time of year when people are trying to plant a flower garden that won’t be decimated by...

Protecting Vegetable Gardens from Rabbits Blog Image
Protecting Vegetable Gardens from Rabbits

You don’t expect to see much wildlife when you move to a city. At least I didn’t. There are the...

The Wisdom of Solomon - NOT! Blog Image
The Wisdom of Solomon - NOT!

Solomon the King was a very wise man...we all know that. So, since I wanted to talk about the...

Proper Care and Maintenance of Hummingbird Feeders Blog Image
Proper Care and Maintenance of Hummingbird Feeders

We had a storm front come through yesterday, and I noticed a single male Ruby-Throated Hummingbird...

Two Strategies for a Successful Early Spring in the Vegetable Garden Blog Image
Two Strategies for a Successful Early Spring in the Vegetable Garden

There are many things you can be sure will happen in the spring garden. It’ll be chilly. It’ll also...

SuperGardener! Blog Image
SuperGardener!

Mid-April in southern Indiana...it just doesn't get any better than this! The nights are still...

The Surprising Veggies That Need Some Support Blog Image
The Surprising Veggies That Need Some Support

No matter where you live in the continental United States, it’s still early in the gardening...

How to teach your kids about the birds, bees, and every other insect in the garden Blog Image
How to teach your kids about the birds, bees, and every other insect in the garden

The boys caught an antlion so you can imagine the excitement level around here. For those who are...

Butterfly Garden Basics Blog Image
Butterfly Garden Basics

Butterfly gardens bring double beauty to any landscape: Gorgeous flowers! Colorful butterflies!...

Choose native shrubs to avoid insect pest problems Blog Image
Choose native shrubs to avoid insect pest problems

If you want a low-fuss landscape where you don’t have to worry as much about pest problems, look to...

Container Plants for Hummingbirds and Butterflies Blog Image
Container Plants for Hummingbirds and Butterflies

While I'm not much of a vegetable gardener, I love to paint my yard with flowers, trying to find...