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Dazzling Dahlias – 22 in a series – The Dahlia Society of California

Dazzling Dahlias – 21 in a series – Dahlias: Beautiful Varieties for Home & Garden By Naomi Slade and Georgianna Lane     The Dahlia Society of California (DSC) is the San Francisco chapter of the American Dahlia Society. It was organized in 1917 under the laws of the California, two years after the American Dahlia […]

Pomegranate Flowers via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Pomegranate Flowers   Pomegranate Flowers Our young pomegranate tree is putting out a large number of flowers this season. This tree was free… Posted by A Gardener’s Notebook on  Saturday, April 25, 2020 Our young pomegranate tree is putting out a large number of flowers this season. This tree was free […]

Bedroom Seed Starting System from Epic Gardening on Instagram

            View this post on Instagram                   Been getting a few questions about my bedroom seed starting system, so I figured I’d record a quick video! It’s from Gardener’s Supply Company and makes use of capillary action to wick water into a […]

Echeveria In The Sun Shower Curtains and Bath Mats – Recently Purchased From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

Echeveria In The Sun Shower Curtains and Bath Mats – Recently Purchased From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography Also Available As iPhone cases, throw blankets, duvet covers, pillows, hoodies, tees, and much more! Available exclusively fromDouglasEWelch.com/shop/258 *Redbubble has discounts when purchasing multiple items and also gives 10%-20% discounts on a regular basis. Check back […]

How to Identify Bulb Plants via Hunker

The term “bulb” generally applies to the underground organ of a plant that stores energy and allows the plant to survive during its dormancy (usually during the winter months). Planting bulbs in the fall for spring blooms is extremely popular among gardeners. There are also bulbs which can be planted in the spring for summer […]

10 Plants Gardenista Readers Will Never Grow Again via Gardenista

Over on our Facebook page, we posed a question: What’s a plant you’ll never grow again? Gardenista readers came out in droves to share horror stories about the plants that took over their gardens, and threatened to take over their lives. Although it’s important to remember the old adage that “one person’s trash is another person’s treasure” in […]

Your First Garden: How to Start a Garden for Practically Free via Gardenista

With a small budget, can you still start a garden? When my husband and I moved into our new home, we had a pretty good idea of how much money we would have to spend to furnish it, to give it a coat of fresh paint, to remodel the kitchen. We knew those costs all […]

Historical Garden Books – 72 in a series – The California horticulturist and floral magazine (1870) by Bay District Horticultural Society

Historical Garden Books – 72 in a series – The California horticulturist and floral magazine (1870) by Bay District Horticultural Society A complete collection of this periodical newsletter with volume index. Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org INTRODUCTORY. It is but right that the projectors of any new undertaking in the […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 29 in a series – Succulent & cacti magic from Sacred Elements on TikTok

@sacredelements succulent & cacti magic ##4u ##tiktokfamily ##withlove ##tiktokpartner ##aesthetic ##naturelove ♬ Intro – The xx Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like 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 […]

Home School: See the microscopic wonders of herbs via National Geographic

Amateur Dutch scientist Anton van Leeuwenhoek, who lived in the late 1600s, was obsessed with the minute details of daily life Leeuwenhoek studied any living thing he could find in his Delft home, be it the stings of bees, the mouths of fleas, or even his own sperm. He had also pondered kitchen spices, including […]