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Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 33 in a series – 30 Types Of Succulents That Look Like Something Out Of This World via Bored Panda

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 33 in a series – 30 Types Of Succulents That Look Like Something Out Of This World via Bored Panda Welcome to the wonderful and weird world of succulents! These ornamental plants come in some very surprising shapes that make them look like something from a fantasy illustrator’s dreams. Bored […]

Hibiscus in the garden via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Hibiscus in the garden The yellow hibiscus is blooming nicely in the back garden From my Instagram Feed Hibiscus Notebook from Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography See a variety of products and designs in my shop * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of […]

Germany: In Berlin a cemetery becomes a park and community garden via City Farmer

Cemeteries are observed in urban ecology studies for their biological qualities. The type of space, which includes the function of burial within a defined perimeter, has in fact over the years ensured the preservation of “natural islands” within the city: green areas, often informally used as parks, populated by animals, insects, trees and wild vegetation. […]

Container Garden Update – May 15, 2020: Fertilizing, Flowers, And More [Video] (5 minutes 8 seconds)

Container Garden Update – May 15, 2020: Fertilizing, Flowers, And More Under quarantine, I work my way around to all the garden containers for a bit of feeding.   Find more books on Bookshop and Help Indie Book Stores! Read more on this topic: In The Garden…January 3, 2020 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1 […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Valley Seed Co. (1919) – 61 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Valley Seed Co. (1919) – 61 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org A Short Visit with Our Friends Again it is our privilege to send, through the pages of our 1919 Catalogue, special greetings to our customers, and to others who ought to be our […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 25 in a series – 2020 New & Exclusive Dahlia via Swan Island Dahlias

Dazzling Dahlias – 25 in a series – 2020 New & Exclusive Dahlia via Swan Island Dahlias Swan Island Dahlias, in business for over 93 years, is the largest and leading dahlia grower in the United States. We are located in the town of Canby, in the rich soil of the Willamette Valley of Oregon. […]

One Perfect Rose Mugs and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

One Perfect Rose Mugs and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale] Also available on throw blankets, pillows, tops, tees, iPhone cases and much more! Available exclusively fromDouglasEWelch.com/shop/260   @douglaswelch One Perfect Rose Products – Douglas E. Welch Photography and Design – DouglasEWelch.com/ship/260 ##roses ##flowers ##garden ##gardening ##products ♬ What If – […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 28

DON’T force a rock gar- den into your scheme, or include it, unless, in the place you have chosen Nature could conceivably, even in her most eccentric mood, have here flung down a heap of heterogeneous stones ! Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly […]

Historical Garden Books – 76 in a series – The Floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany Vol 2 (1837) by G. B. (George Beauchamp) Knowles

Historical Garden Books – 76 in a series – The Floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany Vol 2 (1837) by G. B. (George Beauchamp) Knowles Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date 1837 Topics Plants, Ornamental, Plant introduction, Botanical illustration, Botany, Gardening Publisher London : William Smith Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book […]

Hardscaping 101: Rain Gardens via Gardenista

As soon as it starts raining, I can’t help but think of all the ways I should be saving this precious resource. My son always suggests we catch the water by putting out a bunch of buckets, and I politely tell him that while that is a solution, there are more effective ways to use […]