Trees are a wonderful addition to the landscape, but as with all things in the landscape, proper irrigation is a must, especially for newly planted trees.
In the Garden 06-15-14
Often it is in the mundane tasks the enjoyment of gardening is experienced.
Farmers Market 06-12-14
The Stillwater Farmers Market is open rain or shine every Monday at Stillwater Medical Center from 2 to 5:30 p.m. and every Wednesday and Saturday in Strickland Park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
What’s at the market this week?
What’s Blooming 06-08-14
Hummingbirds overwinter in the tropics and then migrate north each spring. Their migration pattern follows the bloom cycles of three plant species that are a main food source for them along the way.
As backyards shrink and garden space becomes more limited, finding room to grow vegetables becomes even more challenging.
In the Garden 06-08-14
I have been thoroughly enjoying the weekly columns on bird life at Boomer Lake. I have also been enjoying a new (to me) array of backyard birds these last weeks. Thus, I decided to write a column on a little known bulb, Ornithogalum.
Farmers Market 06-05-14
The Stillwater Farmers Market is open every Monday from 2-5:30 at Stillwater Medical Center and every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Strickland Park.
What’s at market this week?
Just because school is out for the summer doesn’t mean learning has to take a vacation. Take advantage of this time to help your children develop new skills in the garden.
Seed to Table 06-01-14
Besides watering, weeding and controlling pests, you will want to consider fertilizing your garden. I typically apply, at the time of planting, the rates of nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) recommended by a soil test.
In the Garden 06-01-14
Why would anyone spend their time writing about petunias, especially in spring?
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