Tag Archives: Gardening

Happy Holidays

So another season has ended. It has gotten cold here in central Virginia. With winter comes snow and ice and needed water for the new year. Like everyone in my area the garden was trying this year. Too much water … Continue reading

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Top Ten Garden Buys for Valentines Day!

Well Valentine’s Day gives you a chance to give the a gift to get your snuggle bunny through his /or her winter blues. Continue reading

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Quick Release Hose Connectors

So I have been excited about these since seeing them on “The Shark Tank” on NBC. I at once thought what a great invention. Having been a avid gardener most of my life I can’t tell you how many times … Continue reading

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Top Ten things to Make Dads Day!

It’s Father’s Day. The day that Dad’s all over the world get to sleep in, get breakfast in bed and at some point during the day get gift or two. What dad may want is some time off from the … Continue reading

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10 Watering Tips in the Middle of a Drought!

So in Central Virginia we have been going through a bit of a drought. Watering is taxing resources and may not be helping in so cases. So we enter the ketch 22 should we water or not. So today while … Continue reading

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Fireworks, tomatoes, and aliens.

    So many Americans have spent the last weekend having family picnics and celebrating the countries birthday. Over the weekend we have had the chance to indulge in BBQ, beverage and fun that we often don’t make time for … Continue reading

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Tomtoes, tomatoes, tomatoes!!!

All the work is worth it in the sandwiches and salads of the summer, and sauces and pickles in the winter. Continue reading

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Raised Bed Progress Report

The 12 inch height makes them comfortable to kneel or sit beside and work without straining your back.
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Wild Weather in May

So may has been a wild one more like weather you would expect in April. We have had frost and tempuratures as high as 90 degrees. This has made sarting the garden a little tricky. With weather this erratic developing … Continue reading

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Frost, the Bite of old Man Winter in April?

These are some ideas to help mitigate damage cold air can do early in the gardening season. Continue reading

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