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March 2015

Video: In the garden…March 31, 2015: Gathering onion seeds

In the garden…March 31, 2015: Gathering onion seeds  Today I gather seeds from the green onions we let go in the container garden   Music: “Hustle” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Twitter Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Circle A Gardener’s Notebook on Google+ Read more on […]

The End of March and a Re-cap of my Monrovia sponsored posts

As the end of March approaches, so does our sponsorship by Monrovia Plants. Thanks to all who clicked through to check out the offerings on their web site and thanks for following me here on A Gardener’s Notebook. Your opinion on sponsorships I’m interested in hearing your opinions on sponsorship like this. I love getting to […]

Products: Pyracantha Fruit — my photography on smartphone cases, cards, totes and more!

iPhone and Samsung Cases | Cards and Wall-sized photographic prints    Mug | Travel Mug | Tote Bags This photo, and more, available on a variety of products from RedBubble. Order directly online. See my entire portfolio on RedBubble Read more on this topic: Products: Bee on Apricot Blossom — — my photography on smartphone cases, cards, totes and more! Products: Paperwhites […]

Photo: California Poppy Collage via #instagram and #layout

Using the new Layout app from Instagram to combine some photos into a collage. California Poppies (Eschscholzia californica) are part of our Springtime bloom here in Southern California. Read more on this topic: Wildflower and California Poppy Bloom info Photo: Purple Orchid from the Southern California Spring Garden Show 2014 via #instagram Photo: California Winter […]

Two More Plant Ideas from Monrovia — Christmas Carol Aloe and Desert Rose Paddle Plant #sponsored

Thanks to Monrovia for sponsoring this series of posts. The opinions stated here are my own. As I was looking for my new plants at the nursery and in the Monrovia online catalog, I came across many plants that attracted my attention in some way. I’ll be highlighting a few of the other plants that might eventually find a […]

Video: In the garden…March 23, 2015: Planting a new blueberry bush

Planting our new blueberry bush   Link: Monrovia Home and Garden Information  Link: Shop Online at Shop.Monrovia.com Follow @MonroviaPlants on Twitter   Music: “Hustle” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License Read more on this topic: Video: In the garden…March 18, 2015: Re-planting the sweet potato bed Video: In the garden…March 15, 2015: Setting out our […]

Interesting Plant: Seaside Daisy, Beach Aster (Erigeron glaucus) via BeWaterWise (@bewaterwiseh2o)

Seaside Daisy, Beach Aster (Erigeron glaucus) via BeWaterWise.com  A few months ago I was invited down the office of the Metropolitan Water District to meet a number of people involved in their BeWaterWise.com project to help reduce water usage in California. As part of their efforts, they focus on providing plant alternatives to water hungry lawns. Over the next […]

Video: In the garden…March 18, 2015: Re-planting the sweet potato bed

Our sweet potato cuttings go back into the ground to start growing as our summer heat arrives. Looking forward to another great harvest.   Link: Monrovia Home and Garden Information  Link: Shop Online at Shop.Monrovia.com Follow @MonroviaPlants on Twitter   Music: “Whiskey on the Mississippi” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License Read more on this […]

Two More Plant Ideas from Monrovia — Indian Hawthorne and Dwarf Bottlebrush

Thanks to Monrovia for sponsoring this series of posts. The opinions stated here are my own. As I was looking for my new plants at the nursery and in the Monrovia online catalog, I came across many plants that attracted my attention in some way. I’ll be highlighting a few of the other plants that might eventually find a […]

Morning in the garden office

A photo from my time I my garden “office” this morning made with Waterlogue app. Read more on this topic: Photo: Cherry Blossoms in pseudo-watercolor Video: Garden Morning – A slice of life video Flowering Now: Morning glory (Convolvulaceae) Photo: Front Garden Panorama this morning Photos: Peaceful garden, home office and waiting room