Garden To-Dos for September

Garden To-Dos for September

All your summer work now yields plenty to enjoy. Ornamentals Planting: As soon as the weather cools down, you can start replacing summer annuals with pansies and ornamental cabbage and kale for continuing garden interest. An early start helps roots to become...
Garden To-Dos for August

Garden To-Dos for August

By Bob Morrison Water!    Water!  and  Water some more! During the early August, the temperatures continue to be very high, rain is intermittent and localized = inadequate.  Most plants require generous watering to survive. Wait until a plant...
Garden To-Dos for June

Garden To-Dos for June

Ornamentals   Planting: It is not too late to plant fast maturing annuals if you have a space that still needs attention.Some suggestions: scatter seeds from cosmos, cleome, Mexican sunflower, portulaca, small sunflowers and zinnia. Pruning + Fertilizing:...

Yard of the Month–April 2019

by Sharron Johnson April’s birthstone is the diamond. As we all know, diamonds are brilliant, coveted and strong.  When I think about diamonds, I think of a carbon-based object that has been kept under pressure plus the elements and gone through a...