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Epiphyllum Blooming in the Greenhouse This Morning

As you may have seen, last week we built a small 5×5 plastic greenhouse to house some of our more delicate plants, cuttings and seedings. This Epiphyllum had a bloom starting on it when we placed it in the greenhouse and today I was greeted with this lovely pink bloom. Not sure if the added humidity […]

Koi Pond 1 – A Minute in the Garden 37 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Koi Pond in the Japanese garden at  Descanso Gardens in La Cañada Flintridge, California. (https://www.descansogardens.org/) Music: “Ripples” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy my photography on a variety of products […]

Sakura – Cherry Blossoms – A Minute in the Garden 36 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Sakura – Cherry Blossoms – A Minute in the Garden 36 from A Gardener’s Notebook Music: “Senbazuru” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy my photography on a variety of products […]

In The Garden: Garlic rising and pomegranate flowering [Photos]

Checking out the garden as I headed out to an event, I saw that the garlic I planted last week is starting to sprout — at least 2 small sprouts – and our new pomegranate tree is throwing off flowers like crazy. Perhaps I might get one pomegranate off it this year — it is […]

Papaver/Poppy – A Minute in the Garden 35 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Papaver/Poppy – A Minute in the Garden 35 from A Gardener’s Notebook  Music: “Vadodora Chill Mix” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy my photography on a variety of products directly […]

In The Garden…March 2, 2016 from A Gardener’s Notebook – Container Refurb, Strawberries, Garlic and more! [Video] (4 min)

In The Garden…March 2, 2016 from A Gardener’s Notebook – Container Refurb, Strawberries, Garlic and more! In this episode: Container refurb with newly planted strawberries and garlic Checkup on 1 year old buckwheat and pomegranate tree Bankside Roses in Bloom Strawberries and garlic also planted directly in garden Garden and flower photography products available from http://DouglasEWelch.com/buy […]

Gerbera Daisies (Gerbera jamesonii) – A Minute in the Garden 34 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Gerbera Daisies (Gerbera jamesonii) in our garden Music: “Night Music” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy my photography on a variety of products directly from RedBubble   Help Support A […]

In The Garden: Sweet Potato Harvest from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:46)

In The Garden: Sweet Potato Harvest from A Gardener’s Notebook  In this episode: Time to harvest the sweet potatoes and share them with family and friends. Garden and flower photography products available from http://DouglasEWelch.com/buy Music: The One” by The Woodshedders Buy my garden photography on a variety of products directly from RedBubble   Help Support A Gardener’ […]

Winter Sunset – A Minute in the Garden 32 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook The view from the porch on this windy, Winter, evening >   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy this photo (and more) on a variety of products directly from RedBubble   Help Support A Gardener’ […]

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) in my garden – January 2016 [Video] (2:40)

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) in my garden – January 2016 In this episode: Allen’s Hummingbirds (Selasphorus sasin) frequent our feeder this month. My friend, Keri from Animalbytes.net helped us identify the proper species and even gifted us the hummingbird guide linked below. Check out Animalbytes.net for more great nature, birding and wildlife information Garden and flower […]