Monthly archive September, 2012
Growing Bulbs in Outdoor Containers

Growing Bulbs in Outdoor Containers

So you love tulips, daffodils, hyacinth…the list goes on. But maybe you live in a condo or apartment with only a balcony and no “yard” per say. Or perhaps you’re so in love with these spring blooming bulbs that you not only want them in your garden beds, but also in pots on either side...
Tulips are the Bee's Knees for Spring Pollination // Guest Blog

Tulips are the Bee’s Knees for Spring Pollination // Guest Blog

While speaking with a gardening friend this past weekend, he asked me what spring blooming bulbs would be best for attracting bees. This friend of mine certainly put a bee in my bonnet, as it affirmed my thoughts on the important role bees play in our world.  Most flowers are pollinated by insects as opposed...
New Dreams for Fall 2012!

New Dreams for Fall 2012!

As hard as it is to believe, the fall season is just around the corner. Personally, I have to admit that I’m ready for it. This summer has been one hot spell after another and I’m getting a bit tired of living in a somewhat stale atmosphere due to the constant air conditioning (not to...