Spring is here…

Finally!  The Daffodils and Tulips are blooming.  There are piles of mulch and dirt in the driveway.  The hot tub is filled and ready for a tired soul after a regenerating day in the garden!

Journal Entry

Hydrangeas
13 Jul

Hydrangeas

Let's talk about which Hydrangeas fared the best through 2 hard NJ winters: In general, without any protection, the following cultivars performed well regarding new growth and lots of bloom coming out of two...
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It was a busy weekend in the garden…M
31 May

It was a busy weekend in the garden…M

Wow!  Still so much to do.  I feel like I have been busy non-stop in the garden for the past few weekends, yet there is still a lot I would like to get to.  And yet, I am sure I accomplished a lot this weekend....
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First Hummer Sighting!!
29 Apr

First Hummer Sighting!!

Feeders out about 10 days.  First Sighting.  And, food volume decreasing, so they must be around!   Will switch to food without dye soon...
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A Very Full Weekend of Gardening!
20 Apr

A Very Full Weekend of Gardening!

The forsythia are in full bloom and the Bradford Pear is popping (better late, than never!).  The tulips and daffodils are blooming and the days are just glorious.  What a beautiful weekend.  It was almost HOT ...
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Dirt vs Compost
16 Apr

Dirt vs Compost

Talked to Mike from Village Nurseries today.  He is specing out putting in a new garden for me for my DL babies.  While here, we had a discussion regarding mushroom soil as the foundation for a garden.  He said...
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Spring Seedlings
The forsythia are in full bloom and the Bradford Pear is popping (better late, than never!).  The tulips and daffodils are blooming and the ...
A Very Full Weekend of Gardening!
Winter Sow Daylily Seedlings
Finally, some good gardening weather. The Daylily and Daffs are coming up, the Heleborus are all in bloom, and spring is definitely on the w...
The first REALLY NICE Weekend…
End of March in the Greenhouse
And I finally got out into the garden. Dirt was delivered yesterday. I started working on the memory garden for mom. Weed wacked the grass a...
The last weekend day of March…
Spring Flowers
And, what am I waiting for? The snow to melt!! I was supposed to have some dirt delivered this morning, but that didn't happen. It will have...
The First Full Day of Sring…
March in the Greenhouse
I gave a presentation on Hobby Greenhouses at Garden Club on Thursday night. It was fun. Yesterday (Saturday), I planted more tomato Root...
A few things…