Category Archive: Gardening

Changing the Colors of Hydrangeas

As most of you know, I love gardening. Unfortunately, my dry,dusty soil mixed with the Florida heat and no shade to rest in, leaves me with few options for beautifully blooming plants. One… Continue reading

A Topsy Turvey Terra Cotta Planter

I have wanted to build a few of these adorable topsy turvy terra cotta planters for quite some time now. I even purchased all the supplies last year but got around to it.… Continue reading

How to Grow Canna Lilies from Seeds

Super excited! My canna lilies are starting to bloom!!! I know this doesn’t sound like much for a typical canna lily grower, but- last year I started them from seed. No, not rhizomes-… Continue reading

Homemade Weed Killers- How to Make Organic, Homemade Herbicides that Are Safe for Your Famliy, Pets and the Environment

With spring comes lovely flowers, chirping birds, warm sunshine… and weeds! Yes, weeds. Now is the perfect time for all the weed seeds from last year to start popping up everywhere you don’t want them.… Continue reading

How to Attract Hummingbirds and the Perfect Hummingbird Food Recipe

Spring is in full swing and the hummingbirds are starting to migrate north in to the northern states. With that said, many of the southeastern states are starting to see these amazing little… Continue reading

Crepe Myrtle Pruning Step-by-Step

I found this article last year while looking up info on pruning my Crape Myrtles. It’s a great guide for both new and experienced gardeners! Reblogging it from Southern Living for those of… Continue reading

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