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Video: In the garden…March 31, 2015: Gathering onion seeds

In the garden…March 31, 2015: Gathering onion seeds  Today I gather seeds from the green onions we let go in the container garden   Music: “Hustle” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Twitter Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Circle A Gardener’s Notebook on Google+ Read more on […]

Photo: More cuttings on the window sill – Bamboo and ivy

I gather a stalk of bamboo and some ivy on a recent walk around the neighborhood to see if they would take root so I can use them in the garden. This was a clumping form of bamboo, which would be the only one I would want in my garden, as the one’s that propagate […]

Video: In the garden…Basil galore and more from the potting bench – October 15, 2014

Our transplanted basil cuttings are taking off well and I check in on the potting bench for a quick look at our bauhinia seedlings, lavender cuttings and more. Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, though. Read it […]

Video: In the garden…Neighborhood Seed Gathering – October 10, 2014

Showing off the seeds I have gathered in my neighborhood in hopes of propagating some new plants for my own garden. Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, though. Read it on your PC, Link: http://j.mp/fagnbook Watch all past episodes […]

Video: Sweet Potato Rootlings – A Gardener’s Notebook Minute

Checking in on the sweet potato rootlings which are just about ready for delivery to a neighbor. Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, though. Read it on your PC, Link: http://j.mp/fagnbook Watch all past episodes of “In the garden…” […]

Video: In the garden…July 9, 2014: Potting up the New Basil Cuttings

Potting up the new basil cuttings I showed off last week.   Check out what was happening in the garden a year ago: “Naturally Country in Norwalk, Ohio” and “My sister’s Ohio garden” Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, […]

Photo: Brunfelsia and Clytostoma cuttings on kitchen windowsill

My propagation projection continues. Based on the success of the basil in this week’s In the Garden video, I grabbed some brunfelsia and clytostoma cuttings to see i they might take root, as well. One benefit of having them here in the kitchen is that they are “in your face” and can be given constant […]

Video: In the garden…July 3, 2014: Basil Cuttings and Propagation

Showing off some successful basil cuttings and hoping for more Check out what was happening in the garden a year ago: “Naturally Country in Norwalk, Ohio” and “My sister’s Ohio garden” Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, […]

Neighborhood Seed Gathering – August 13, 2013

As I have mentioned in the Container Garden Update and In the garden… video series, I have been making a point of finding seeds on my regular neighborhood walks. Last night, I found these seeds available. Liquidambar Buckwheat Passiflora Mimosa Here is a photo to show off each one. The liquidambar seems to hold a […]

Video: Container Garden Update 35: Planting gathered grass seeds, tree seeds and repotting a pine seedling

I plant grass seeds and tree seeds gathered from the neighborhood and pot up my pine seedling into a larger pot so it can grow freely for the next several years. Can’t see the video above? Watch “Container Garden Update 35” on YouTube Watch the “Container Vegetable Garden” Playlist for all related videos Please like this […]