• Posts Tagged ‘bulbs’

    Growing Iris, Planting bulbs and sowing wildflowers

    by  • October 30, 2015 • Fall, Garden

    Fall is time for dividing iris, planting and sowing wildflower seeds… Bearded Iris Growing Tips Spring-flowering bulbs thrive in full or partial sun. Good drainage is important for most bulbs, so avoid placing them in soggy areas and in low-lying parts of the garden where water pools during wet winters and spring thaw. Dig...

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    Nurse Logs in your garden

    by  • March 18, 2011 • Design, Garden, How to, Projects

    I first noticed the beneficial qualities of rotting logs when I gardened in the suburbs. The tree trimmers left stacks of logs next to the street trees and I promptly snagged as many as I could for flower beds edgings. As they broke down over the years, I could see that they were home...

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    Silent, and soft, and snow

    by  • February 19, 2011 • Garden, Weather, Winter

    Everything in life is speaking, in spite of its apparent silence. ~Hazrat Inayat Khan  There is a way that nature speaks, that land speaks. Most of the time we are simply not patient enough, quiet enough, to pay attention to the story.                                    ~Linda Hogan  

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