Bob’s Monthly Garden Checklist-February

Bob’s Monthly Garden Checklist-February

Seed Starting Check viability of last year’s seeds. Place a half dozen between a damp paper towel, lay on warm surface, and monitor for sprouting. Start annual seeds indoors: Sprinkle seeds over top of peat pods, seed-starting trays filled with fresh potting soil....
Praise-worthy Porches

Praise-worthy Porches

Praise-worthy Porches enhance any home’s value and livability.  Porches are extra living rooms, drawing you outside for entertaining, eating, reading, relaxing, and people watching. While many homes have porches, not everyone uses them effectively. If your porch...
Jan. Meeting- Aquaponics was a hit

Jan. Meeting- Aquaponics was a hit

Even though the weather was rainy and the location unknown to most members, 18 garden club  members attended to hear Daryl Leven, owner of New Way Aquaponics,  explain how to grow plants in water.  We learned that Aquaponics is growing plants in water...
Houseplant Appreciation Day-Jan 10.

Houseplant Appreciation Day-Jan 10.

House Plants are Haute: they add beauty, clean the air, and soothe your soul. Easy to Grow: Sedums Cactus Jade Plant Pothos Wandering Jew Spider Plant Aloe Vera Peace Lily Ferns To learn more: Join your local house plant group.  If you live in the Mid-South, try...
Garden Speakers Invited

Garden Speakers Invited

Do you have a garden subject you love to share with others?  We invite you be an Educational Speaker at the 5th annual Cooper-Young Garden Walk, May 16-17, 2020, 9am-5pm. Showcase your topic to an eclectic audience of retirees, baby boomers,...