Sometimes it’s not such a bad idea to take a break from backyard chores by taking a stroll through a botanical garden or an arboretum.
 
8:48 PM Jul 28, 2014
I recently read an article about stinging nettles, and was so intrigued by the potential health benefits that I decided to do a little more research on the plant.
 
3:34 PM Jul 21, 2014
By this time of year, gardens generally look good but problems seem to plague certain vegetables. Of all the plants in the garden, people seem to be most concerned about their tomatoes.
5:36 PM Jul 13, 2014
Fewer reptiles command such fear. My middle son Jeff discovered that when he proudly brought a snake into the kitchen to show Mom.
 
3:39 PM Jul 2, 2014
Some plants and trees love this wet weather we have been having. One family of those wet-loving plants is the willows. They are interesting additions to the landscape, but can be a problem if placed too close to foundations and waterlines.
7:37 PM Jun 3, 2014
Have you mulched this spring? Do you plan to?
6:13 AM May 27, 2014
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