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Pollination 101

“Let me tell you about the birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees and the moon up above. . .” The birds and the bees, huh? It is time for a...

Plant A Halloween Garden

Plant a Halloween Garden! Halloween is coming! Fortunately for us gardeners, Mother Nature has several scary plant species worthy of boos and scares. From flowers shaped like eyeballs to grass stained with blood, you’re...

The Birds And The Bees

Birds And Bees In Your Garden Both birds and bees rank high among the important creatures who assist gardeners in their quest for perfection. Wise gardeners do what they can to attract birds, for they...

Seed Mosaic Week Three

Seed Mosaic: Week Three This is sort of a cop out post, because I have been traveling today. And, apparently Chris can’t post because he was stuck driving back and forth to the doctor...

Watering Your Garden

Watering Your Garden – Proper Techniques Many gardeners don’t think about how they water – they just go out, turn the hose on the sprinkler, and forget about it. Either that, or they use...

Organic Lawn Renovation

Organic Lawn Renovation Fall is a good time to renovate the lawn, if your lawn needs lots of work. Cooler temperatures and shorter days allows the grass seed to sprout and grow a strong...