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I Partially Know What I Am Doing

I decided that it was finally time that I start my own little garden so I gathered my crew and we headed to the dollar store. 637 more words

Mind, Body & Soul

Tranquility in Marrakechi Riads and Gardens

Morocco is located in the northwest corner of Africa, and its capital of Marrakech, has been historically nicknamed an “oasis in the desest”. When you land in Marrakech’s grand spanking new airport, you would likely agree. 594 more words


Weeds as Indicator Plants

Weed: A wild plant growing where it is not wanted in competition with cultivated plants.

Battling weeds (or harvesting them from our gardens) is something we all go through as gardeners.   161 more words


Gardening to Attract Birds

Susan Petro presented a comprehensive program enhanced by attractive photos of how to attract birds to our gardens.  One of the interesting facts she mentioned was the different types of berries found on shrubs and how the berries higher in fat are left to the end of the fall season by the birds which helps with their nutrition during the winter season. 12 more words


The Problem with Euphorbia

Euphorbia myrsinites, also known as myrtle euphorbia or donkeytail spurge, is one of the most useful and highly ornamentally plants to grow in the garden. 95 more words

Lancaster Pennsylvania

Orchid Madness

My orchid posts have no words. Here is the first post, so you know what’s happening.