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November 2018

Autumn Oak Leaves 2, Columbia, Missouri via Instagram

Autumn Oak Leaves 2, Columbia, Missouri We don’t get much autumn color here in Los Angeles, so it was a pleasure to experience and photograph some while in Missouri recently.   and Follow   Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Read more on this topic: Oak Leaves in Autumn Products from Douglas E. […]

Historical Garden Books: The Floral magazine (1870) – 24 in a Series

Archive.org has a host of old gardening books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of  Historical Garden Books: […]

Proud waterwise garden owner shows off her garden via Instagram

Proud waterwise garden owner shows off her garden Sherman Oaks, California One of the local gardens on the Sherman Oaks NC garden tour 2018.  10 homeowners open their gardens and offer advice and information on water wise gardens for the San Fernando Valley.  See all 93 Photos from this tour Don’t miss a single post! […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Garden-field-and flower seeds by I. V. Faust – 13 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

Bantam Rooster on Sherman Oaks Garden Tour 2018, Sherman Oaks, California

Do you raise chickens? What are your experiences with them? Share them the comments below! Bantam Rooster on Sherman Oaks Garden Tour 2018, Sherman Oaks, California One of the local gardens on the Sherman Oaks NC garden tour 2018.  10 homeowners open their gardens and offer advice and information on water wise gardens for the San Fernando […]

Proud waterwise garden owner shows off her garden via Instagram

How proud of your garden are you? Share them the comments below! Proud waterwise garden owner shows off her garden Sherman Oaks, California One of the local gardens on the Sherman Oaks NC garden tour 2018.  10 homeowners open their gardens and offer advice and information on water wise gardens for the San Fernando Valley.  […]

Sage and Sign via Instagram

What are your favorite waterwise gardening tips? Share them the comments below! Sage and Sign One of the local gardens on the Sherman Oaks NC garden tour 2018.  10 homeowners open their gardens and offer advice and information on water wise gardens for the San Fernando Valley.  See all 93 Photos from this tour  and […]

Awesome Agave All In A Row, Sherman Oaks, California via Instagram

How do you use succulents in your garden? Leave a comment and tell us how! Awesome Agave All In A Row, Sherman Oaks, California via Instagram One of the local gardens on the Sherman Oaks NC garden tour 2018.  10 homeowners open their gardens and offer advice and information on water wise gardens for the […]

Garden Decor: Outdoor Kitchen (Cucina Fuori) In Our Sicilian Family’s Garden

What have you built in your garden? Share it in the comments! Garden Decor: Outdoor Kitchen (Cucina Fuori) In Our Sicilian Family’s Garden Lovely outdoor kitchen with seating area. Seat back is inset with handmade ceramic tiles from a local artisan.  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing […]

Historical Garden Books: Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch flower arrangements) (1794) – 23 in a Series

Archive.org has a host of old gardening books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of  Historical Garden Books: […]