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March 2012

Photo: Orange blossom time here in Southern California

It is orange blossom time here in Southern California and the air is heavy with their scent whenever you walk outside. It looks promising for another bumper crop this year of backyard fruit. We have to get ours from our neighbors, but there are usually many to go around. We typically end up with grocery […]

Photos: Last Daffodils of 2012

Here are some pictures of the last of my Daffodils to bloom this year. Most all the other beds have finished up, but these newly planted bulbs — in areas with a little less sun — are a few weeks behind the others. Watch a slide show of all the Daffodil Pictures below If you […]

UK: A new season of Gardener’s World begins

For those of you in the UK, a new series of Gardener’s World, BBC’s venerable gardening series. While the online video is only viewable in the UK, US readers might find other ways of getting this content. I find that the climate of the UK is similar enough to the US and other areas that […]

Garden Tips from February 2012

Here are the Garden Tips and questions shared via the @gardenersnotebk Twitter account. Follow @gardenersnotebk [Tip] Are you ready for Spring? Now is the time for tool repair and tool purchases. Be ready to go when the snow melts. Free Garden Desktop Wallpapers for Feb 2012 – Cherry Blossoms http://dlvr.it/19Cw7t Free Garden Wallpaper for your […]

Another beautiful use of bottle edging in the garden.

Here is another person who has used wine and water bottles to edge paths in their garden. I think it looks quite nice. Where I was quite haphazard with my color selection, it looks like they took the time to keep the same, or similar, colors together. I haven’t yet finished my one bed with […]

Free Desktop Wallpaper for March 2012 – Daisies

Here is a selection of free wallpapers for your computer desktop or smartphone. Right-click and select Save Image As… to download them to your own computer. Desktop Wallpaper – Plain Desktop Wallpaper with March Calendar Smartphone (iPhone/Droid) Wallpaper Read more on this topic: Free Garden Wallpaper for your smartphone – Cherry Blossoms Free Garden Wallpaper […]