Dear Friends - as you can see, this page of images/quotes was whacked in the move to a new server. Yes, all the images disappeared on every post of this site. I'll be rebuilding them over the next while (there were a lot of them) :-( I have always … [Read more...] about My Favorite Garden Quotations
Archives for January 2017
Over the years, I've grown quite a few perennial Hibiscus flowers in my garden. They're easily grown if you give them the conditions they want (in fact, they're easily grown in most conditions) Background This is a rather large family of plants ' … [Read more...] about Five Easy Things You Need To Know For Stunning Hibiscus Flowers
I have a diagnosed "waterfall backsplash"problem from a waterfall drop of approximately 5ft, to a spill bucket, that then too has back splash problems emptying into a lower pool. Any advice would be super. Natural waterfall Doug says - Hmmm, … [Read more...] about Can You Help Me With My Waterfall Backsplash Problem
Let's look at the differences between annual and perennial flowers in the garden because there are some major differences you should be aware of. Longevity Annual plants are killed by frost or cold weather. They live for one growing season Perennial … [Read more...] about Do You Know The Difference Between Annual and Perennial Flowers?
In the last few years I ran my greenhouses and nursery business, I switched the entire production to peat pots. I became disenchanted with selling hundreds of thousands of plastic pots and knowing they were simply being dumped into landfills. I did … [Read more...] about How To Succeed Growing Plants In Peat Pots
One of the big projects in our garden adventure is making an entire garden - a raised bed garden as it were. You see, we have almost no soil and if you don't count the two-inches of clay over 8-inches of limestone shale rock as soil, we have none at … [Read more...] about How To Make A Raised Garden Easily and Cheaply