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March 2020

Historical Garden Books – 70 in a series – The Cottage gardener v.1 (1849)

Historical Garden Books – 70 in a series – The Cottage gardener v.1 (1849) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Heartily, though briefly, will we thank you for the support you have bestowed upon us ; and for having thus enabled us to complete the First Volume of The Cottage […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 27 in a series – Miami Succulent Garden Nursery Sells The Most Adorable Cactus Creations

Succulents are a plant-killers best friend, not just because they’re hardy, but they’re extremely versatile and all-around adorable. If these low-maintenance beauties are your newest obsession or you’re looking to just begin your collection, there’s an amazing nursery in Miami that you have to add to your to-visit list, Isaac Farms! From rows upon rows of beautiful […]

Your Composting Questions Answered via Gardenerd [Video]

Christy Wilhelmi of Gardenerd answers a bunch of composting questions, from “what are browns and greens?” to “what is finished compost supposed to look like?” Watch and learn a thing or two. Read YouTube: Your Composting Questions Answered – Gardenerd via Gardenerd An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: […]

Hibiscus In The Sun via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Hibiscus In The Sun Our yellow hibiscus is flowering dramatically after all the rain of the last 2 weeks. From my Instagram Feed * 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 […]

Out In The Garden: March 28, 2020

Spent a little time out in the garden today. I thought we might need to do some watering, but our rains have soaked the soil quite well, so probably another day or two yet. Watered all the containers and filled the SIP (self-irrigating planters) reservoirs to hold them this week. Found this guy on the […]

Red Camellia Closeup via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Red Camellia Closeup At the local nursery a few weeks ago. From my Instagram Feed * 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 Camellia Flower Closeup via […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 21

DON’T think you have tasted the real joy of gardening till you stand below on the grass, working at your wall rock garden — without breaking your back! Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 26 in a series – #cactus cuttings 101🌵💚 with PartlySunnyProjects via TikTok

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 25 in a series – #cactus cuttings 101🌵💚 with PartlySunnyProjects via TikTok @partlysunnyprojects ##cactus cuttings 101🌵💚##partlysunnyprojects ##plantoftheday ##gardeningtips ##succulents ♬ original sound – partlysunnyprojects Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books […]

In the garden… The extensive rain of late has made the garden pop this Spring. via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! In the garden… The extensive rain of late has made the garden pop this Spring. From my Instagram Feed * 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: Another […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 20

DON’T build your wall of new, bright red bricks and make it look like a rail- way embankment ! Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * 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 […]