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May 2017

Palo Verde Flowers — A Minute in the Garden 60 from A Gardener’s Notebook

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook New trees dress up a remodeled plaza and car park. Natural beauty can be found almost anywhere.  See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist   Help Support A Gardener’ Notebook! Buy Garden and flower photography products available […]

White Clematis

  White Clematis A striking Clematis shines in the sun. I am looking for one to add to my new front garden arbor. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about clematis with these books * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be […]

Serene Photos Highlight the Tranquil Beauty of 100 Japanese Gardens via My Modern Met

I don’t think I have the patience to develop my own Japanese-style garden, but I do LOVE looking at them and walking within them. If you are looking for great ideas you can incorporate into your own gardens, check out these photos. They provide some amazing examples. — Douglas   Read Serene Photos Highlight the […]

Magnolia x soulangeana (Saucer Magnolia/Tulip Tree)

Magnolia x soulangeana (Saucer Magnolia/Tulip Tree) Lovely flowering tree is often seen here in the San Fernando Valley.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about magnolia 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 […]

Magnolia x soulangeana (Saucer Magnolia/Tulip Tree)

Magnolia x soulangeana (Saucer Magnolia/Tulip Tree) Lovely flowering tree is often seen here in the San Fernando Valley.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about magnolia 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. […]

Catalpa Flowers

Catalpa Flowers The neighbor’s tree is putting on a show, like every year.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Manzanita Flowers Lupine Narcissus Snowflakes (Leucojum) Agave all in a row

15 Wine Cork Crafts via Homesteading.com

A nice collection of recycling projects for all ages. I especially liked the birdhouse idea and hope to build one of those for my own garden. Lots a great, easy, projects for kids, too. — Douglas Read Wine Cork Crafts via Homesteading.com Read more on this topic: My Wine bottle garden bed edging project continues [DIY] […]

Epiphyllum Flower

Epiphyllum Flower A bloom from the greenhouse.  Follow 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 it out! Read more on this topic: Pink Azalea Wisteria Leaves Kniphofia (Red Hot Pokers) Flower with […]