ITOH Peony

A must have in the garden Itoh Peony is also known as an Intersectional Hybrid.  This plant is a cross between a traditional garden peony and a woody tree peony, taking the best attributes of both plants.  It has up to 50 enormous sized flowers once established.  This hybrid is a relatively creation with the […]

May_18 Thirsty Thursday Cocktails

So here we are again… Gardening season, spring,  our bodies are starting to wake up and lean towards the warmth of the sun- FINALLY!   With that we start up our Thirsty Thursdays again.   May brings the beginning of many flavors.  This week we highlight Basil, Strawberries, Rhubarb, Blueberries and Lemon Verbena.

Berrilicious

Plant Your Own Smoothie Make a pie, tart, jams, parfait, fruit salad, juice, muffins, pancakes, popsicles, etc…No matter which berry you choose (or choose them all), you are sure to enjoy the fruits of your labor!  Growing your own couldn’t get any better than berries. Strawberries June bearing strawberries give their biggest harvest in June […]

Ultra Violet Pantone Color of the Year 2018

Inventive and imaginative, Ultra Violet lights the way to what is yet to come. A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future. Complex and contemplative, Ultra Violet suggests the mysteries of the cosmos, the intrigue of what lies ahead, and […]

Planting Amaryllis

Amaryllis are quite stunning flowers in full bloom and require very little care. Indoor amaryllis are planted with 1/3 of the bulb exposed from the soil line. Place the bulb in your container (paying close attention not to damage the roots), then fill the container with potting soil, leaving the top portion of the bulb […]