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Marigolds in the Garden
Marigolds in the Garden
July 1, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Marigold, as a common name for a gold flower, is found representing different flowers in different countries and…

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Plant Drought
Plant Drought
June 18, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST It is reasonable to imagine that at some point in any growing season there may be droughty conditions….

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Interesting “A” Plants
Interesting “A” Plants
June 4, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST There are so many plants and so little time to try them all. Most gardeners do their best…

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Abelia Mosanensis – Mangsan, or Sweet, Abelia
May 24, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Related to those gorgeous southern belle abelias, Abelia mosanensis brings cold hardiness, sweet fragrance, and lovely, early flowers…

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Calycanthus (Carolina Sweetshrub or Sweet Bubby) Blog
Calycanthus (Carolina Sweetshrub or Sweet Bubby)
May 24, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Looking for a perfect early evening, late spring garden activity? Go smell a Calycanthus in flower. Inhaling the…

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What herbs to grow and how to grow herbs
A Handful of Herbs
May 24, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Herbs play a vital role in completing gardens. Most often used for cooking, herbs provide the basis for…

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Helleborus
How To Grow & Care For Hellebores
April 13, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Helleborus (hellebore) are not the first flowers to open as the growing season swells, but they leave a…

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Border Gardens
All About Border Gardens
April 6, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Landscape borders define space and delineate real and/or representational boundaries. Borders can invite or they can deter. They…

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How to Grow Luffa
How to Grow Luffa
April 5, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST When you think about those adorable, exfoliating loofah (common name) scrubbers, a gourd probably does not come to…

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Warm Season Veggies
Planting Warm Season Veggies
April 4, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Warm season vegetables are, not surprisingly, suited for warm soil and air temperatures. When contemplating the appropriate timing…

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