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Mums – Hardy Chrysanthemums for Beautiful Fall Color

Mums – Hardy Chrysanthemums for Beautiful Fall Color

Chrysanthemums are among the leading flowers for our backyard gardens in fall.  It is no surprise that everyone loves mums [...]

The Glorious Appearance of the Sugar Maple Tree

The Glorious Appearance of the Sugar Maple Tree

One of the most spectacular visions in fall is the gorgeous Sugar Maple tree!  Throughout most of the year, this [...]

Garden Journals – A Gardeners Best Tool for Gardening Success

Garden Journals – A Gardeners Best Tool for Gardening Success

There are several styles of garden journals available today.  Many years ago, when we bought our first house and I [...]

Container Gardening with Flowers

Container Gardening with Flowers

Flower Gardening in Containers and Pots Container gardening in pots is easy flower gardening.  Container gardening is a logical solution [...]

How to Plant and Care for Pansy Flowers (Pansies)

How to Plant and Care for Pansy Flowers (Pansies)

Pansies are hardy flowers that bloom in the spring, last through the summer and are often still sharing their beauty [...]

Gifts for Gardeners

Gifts for Gardeners

Let’s face it!  Gardeners often spend so much time in their gardens, they don’t know what is available in stores. [...]

Blue Hawk Leather Garden Work Gloves

Blue Hawk Leather Garden Work Gloves

I have working, or playing, in the garden all of my life.  I’ve owned more pairs of gardening gloves than [...]

Discover the Beauty of the Dwarf Firepower Nandina Bush

Discover the Beauty of the Dwarf Firepower Nandina Bush

Some of the most beautiful bushes I have in my backyard, are my Firepower Nandina bushes. Their colors are variegated [...]

Osmocote Outdoor and Indoor Smart-Release Plant Food

Osmocote Outdoor and Indoor Smart-Release Plant Food

I have been using Osmocote plant food for decades, therefore I can personally attest to how well it fertilizes and [...]

Reusable Lawn and Leaf Trash Bag Holder Stand with Bag

Reusable Lawn and Leaf Trash Bag Holder Stand with Bag

As you can well imagine, I work in my yard often, especially during the summer months.  Because summer days get [...]

Raintrain Traveling Sprinkler – Easy Lawn & Garden Watering

Raintrain Traveling Sprinkler – Easy Lawn & Garden Watering

The Raintrain Traveling Sprinkler is one of the greatest inventions in my gardening lifetime!    The Raintrain water sprinkler will [...]

The Jane Magnolia Tree

The Jane Magnolia Tree

The Jane Magnolia aka Magnolia Liliflora The Jane Magnolia Tree Blooms   Our home would not be complete without our [...]

Black & Decker 17″ Blade Hedge Trimmer

Black & Decker 17″ Blade Hedge Trimmer

The Black & Decker 17″ Blade Hedge Trimmer is Perfect for Women (and Men) I love my backyard and I [...]

Alexander Magnolia Tree aka Tulip Tree

Alexander Magnolia Tree aka Tulip Tree

Alexander aka Alexandrina Magnolia I love all Magnolias, from the huge, gorgeous Southern Magnolia to the smaller Little Gem Magnolia.  [...]

Flowering Pear Trees

Flowering Pear Trees

Flowering Pear Trees ~ Our Gentle Giants My backyard is graced with two Flowering Bradford Pear Trees.  We call the [...]

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