Perennial of the Month: Hosta

Hosta are hardy perennials that are especially perfect for a shady garden. Reliable and very easy to grow, hosta are long-lived—and may even outlive the gardener! What’s neat about hosta is that there are so many sizes, heights, textures, and colors. Plus, they work in many kinds of gardens (patio, border, container, rock).Though mainly known […]

What to do now

COVID-19 has been the source of so very many restrictions on our daily life, but, there are no restrictions on gardening! So, get outside, enjoy the fresh air and sunshine (when ever it shows up).  Exercise. Spend quality time with your kids.  Growing your own food is one of the safest ways to stay healthy […]

The Staycation

What to do now? More and more, it’s looking like this may be the year of the staycation. Overseas travel and community events are being discouraged as we are being asked to remain in place to avoid viral transmission. None of us is sure exactly what the future holds, but one thing is for sure, […]