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Sowing Wild flower Perennial Mixtures

Sow your perennial wild flower seeds in the spring or autumn at around 1g/m2. Good ground preparation is essential. Wildflowers will not survive or compete in areas of lush grass or weed growth such as Thistle, Bindweed and Nettle. 539 more words

My new uk seed wildflower meadow

I must admit I don’t spend much time in the garden – I love to admire flowers but seldom find the time to do any meaningful work other than mow the lawn. 781 more words

October workshopping and allotment harvest

We managed to dodge the weather today! While there was torrential rain in the morning, and torrential rain in the afternoon, our two-hour workshop in the middle of the day passed completely unscathed. 710 more words

Grow Your Own Food

Idaho Dryland Farmer Finds Wildflower Seed Niche

On December 19th, Capital Press published a fantastic article about our very own Delbert Winterfeld.  For those who may not know Delbert, he a supervisor on the East Side Soil and Water Conservation District and has been involved with IASCD for over thirty years. 98 more words


The slug!

I think anyone in my climate at the moment has been experiencing a fair number of these unwanted creatures:

I was amazed that it had managed to climb to the top of a broad bean plant – althetic or what? 242 more words


Instructions For Starting Your Wildflower Garden

Seed for your wildflower site is best obtained at a reputable garden center.  Mixes are usually geared and sold so that they will grow well in your zone.  337 more words