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Douglas E. Welch

How to Build a Raised Bed with Benches via Bonnie Plants

How to Build a Raised Bed with Benches via Bonnie Plants This half-day project makes gardening easier and more comfortable. It’s higher than most raised beds, so you don’t have to bend over quite as much, plus it has a bench on each side so you can sit while you plant, weed, and harvest. This […]

Flowering Now: Red Camellia in the garden via My Instagram

Flowering Now: Red Camellia in the garden Our good rains this season have caused a flush of bloom on our only Camellia.  Join the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List  and Follow Learn more about camellia with these books †† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books […]

Interesting Plant: Heuchera rubescens

Interesting Plant: Heuchera rubescens By Stan Shebs, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link What are your thoughts on this Interesting Plant? Drop a note in the comments! Alumroot. A perennial with small, grape-like leaves, only 3″ high, shade to part shade, garden conditions, good with small ferns in shady rock gardens. Heuchera rubescens is a tough plant. […]

California Poppy and Lupine via My Instagram

California Poppy and Lupine On the Cal Poly Pomona campus.  Join the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List  and Follow Learn more about California Wildflowers 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! † […]

20% OFF All Everything Today! – Yellow Dahlia Tops, Cases, Totes and More!

20% OFF All Everything Today!Yellow Dahlia Tops, Cases, Totes and More! Directly from my Instagram Photos Original Gifts for Original People Available exclusively fromDouglasEWelch.com/shop/DouglasEWelch.com/shop/90 Chiffon Top Features  Front panel is edge-to-edge custom printed just for you  Sublimation transfer print technique embeds dye into the fabric allowing it to stay soft and drapey  Option of black […]

Lady Banks’ Rose (Rosa banksiae) via My Instagram

Lady Banks’ Rose (Rosa banksiae) Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Learn more about roses 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! † Available from the […]

Redbud in the neighborhood via My Instagram

Redbud in the neighborhood I don’t see many of these trees in the neighborhood, but this one seems to like it here.  Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Read more on this topic: Rhaphiolepis Flowers and Berries via My Instagram Rhaphiolepis Flowers In The Neighborhood via My Instagram Redbud Lavender […]

Pink Geranium via My Instagram

Pink Geranium We have had this geranium in a hanging pot for 23 years now. It was a housewarming present.  Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Learn more about geraniums with these books * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books […]

Acanthus Leaves via My Instagram

Acanthus Leaves In the neighborhood this week.  Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Read more on this topic: Shining Brightly via My Instagram A Splash Of Purple via My Instagram Rhaphiolepis Flowers and Berries via My Instagram Flowers of Gold [Photo] Acanthus Flowers Prints and More! Shop now from Douglas […]

Rhaphiolepis Flowers and Berries via My Instagram

Rhaphiolepis Flowers and Berries In the garden this week Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Read more on this topic: Rowan berries/sorba at The Old House on the flanks of Mount Etna #mountetna #sicily #italy #garden #tree #nature #fruit #travel #food #plants via Instagram [Photo] Rhaphiolepis Flowers In The Neighborhood […]