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October 2016

Interesting Plant: California Spikenard and Elk Clover (Aralia californica)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas Yet another shady ground cover […]

Praying Mantis – A Minute in the Garden 47 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:00)

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook A visitor in the garden yesterday Praying Mantis on Wikipedia Music: “Numinous Shine” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Learn more about garden insects with these books * A portion of […]

Praying Mantis in the Garden via Instagram [Photo]

Praying Mantis in the Garden #insect #prayingmantis #garden #wildlife Learn more about garden insects with these books * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: A Garden Visitor: Praying Mantis #insect […]

Variegated Holly via Instagram [Photo]

Variegated Holly #plants #garden #holly #nature #grow Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: A splash of purple via Instagram [Photo] White […]

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Carry nature with you with these “Fern in the Forest” products and more. 20% Off All Items Today #fern #plants #nature #garden #outdoors #products #home #clothing #arts #crafts #technology See my entire portfolio of products   Read more on this topic: Enjoy Beauty Every Day with these Clematis products available exclusively from Douglas E. Welch […]

Enjoy Beauty Every Day with these Clematis products available exclusively from Douglas E. Welch

Enjoy Beauty Every Day with these Clematis products available exclusively from DouglasEWelch.com/store #clothing #home #technology #arts #crafts #flowers #plants #garden #products #nature See my entire portfolio of products   Read more on this topic: Get these Sempervivum products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch via Instagram [Photo] Pink Dahlia Products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch via […]

Fern via Instagram [Photo]

Fern #garden #plants #fern #green #nature #outdoors More information on Ferns: Fern at Wikipedia Fern at American Fern Society 12 Ferns for Western Gardens from Sunset Magazine Books:     Plants and Seeds:     * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local […]

A splash of purple via Instagram [Photo]

A splash of purple #flower #garden #plants #nature #grow #outdoors #purple Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: Shining in the sun […]

Summer Grapes in Sicily via Instagram [Photo]

Summer Grapes in Sicily #food #fruit #garden #agriculture #sicily #italy #travel #grapes Learn more about growing grapes in these books from Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: Grapes in […]

Shining in the sun via Instagram [Photo]

Shining in the sun #flowers #plants #garden #nature #outdoors Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: White and gold via Instagram [Photo] […]