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Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 28 in a series – Flowering Echeveria On The Porch

Flowering Echeveria On The Porch My wife, @drrosannewelch has been tending a collection of orphaned succulents. This one rewarded us with a bloom. 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 may be available from your local library. Check […]

Brunfelsia (Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow) via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Brunfelsia (Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow) Part of the nightshade family but oh so pretty. The colors of the flowers change over time. 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 […]

Dreaming of Kale via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Dreaming of Kale Using up all my old seeds, so crossing fingers that these germinate. I love this is soups and such. 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 […]

Nasturtiums Rising via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Nasturtiums Rising New nasturtiums rising in our new SIP planters on our new fence. 🙂 Nasturtiums will be both pretty and edible. Nice combination. 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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Planting basil cuttings via TikTok

@douglaswelch Planting basil cuttings between the raindrops ##garden ##gardening ##nature ##outdoors ##food ♬ original sound – douglaswelch Read more on this topic: Photos: Propagation Project: Rosemary Cuttings Photo: Brunfelsia and Clytostoma cuttings on kitchen windowsill In The Garden…April 21, 2016: Seedings go into their pots – Spinach, Greens and Basil [Video] Video: In the garden…July […]

California Daffodils in the Garden 2 via Instagram

California Daffodils in the Garden 2 Shining brightly in the afternoon sun, this is just one clump of daffodils in the garden today.  and Follow Join A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List See all my garden, flowers and nature related products at  DouglasEWelch.com/shop/ […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 21 in a series – Echeveria in my own garden

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 21 in a series – Echeveria in my own garden     This echeveria was looking quite well today despite being almost entirely ignored. One of the great things about succulents. They don’t mind when you are a little distracted. Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook […]