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Coronavirus – Garden Chores and Plant Shopping

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The coronavirus has changed our lives. Many of us find escape in the garden and there is plenty.

Grab Your Tools and Get Out There!

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The world as we’ve known it has changed radically overnight. Social distancing is now the norm and fear.

Winterizing Shrubs

November 8, 2019 Gardening, Landscape Design
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Winter has come early again this year and I don’t think any of us are ready. However, I.

Fall Tree Care

November 1, 2018 Gardening, Landscape Design
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This has been a crazy, extremely wet year. We all keep waiting for color change on our trees.

Spring Musings

April 27, 2018 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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As I walk the neighborhood, I see that the Forysthia came through the winter with its flower buds.

Still Waiting for Spring

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I think the nineteenth century saying that “April showers bring May flowers” was true then. However, he didn’t.

Overwintering Outdoor Plants

December 15, 2017 Gardening, Landscape Design, Perennials
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Many landscape plants die during the winter but there are steps you can take to lower the mortality.

Fall Maintenance

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As soon as the leaves begin to fall and the temperatures drop, most gardeners start thinking, “Fall cleanup!”.

Confessions of a Clematis Junkie

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I confess. I love Clematis; more than that, I am a Clematis junkie. At the present time, I.

Opportunity in the Form of a Disaster

June 13, 2015 Gardening, Landscape Design
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My husband and I try to walk at least three evenings a week for an hour. Lately, I.