I’m sure by now you’ve heard that you should plant Marigolds in your garden to keep insects away. While there are conflicting studies and first hand accounts, by and large it seems like many people give it a try anyway….and why not? Marigolds are pretty, hardy and easy to grow. Marigolds are a very easy […]
Daffodils are one of my favorite spring blooming flowers. They fill your garden with a golden glow, and are very easy to grow. Also known as narcissus, daffodils have a bevy of landscaping benefits. There are many different varieties to choose from. They are inexpensive, multiply over time, and are cold tolerant. That’s only a […]
Marigolds are so versatile in the garden. Learn about all the benefits and uses they actually have.
I love having beautiful flowers blooming all around the house in the spring and summer, but I’m no green thumb! And a lot of the DIY garden articles I love to read do not have the same definition of “low maintenance” or “easy-care” that I do! I don’t even bother with indoor plants anymore and […]
When I walk into a garden nursery, I always gravitate right to the section filled with vining plants. They add color, height or length to containers and, most importantly, can give you privacy in your yard. They are also great for hiding those ugly but necessary structures we all have around our home. Here is […]
I’ve been growing Valerian in many gardens of my past, well before we moved here to the Cariboo. It is a wonderful perennial plant, so it dies back in the fall and then grows again in the spring. You can grow them from seed or buy one in a container and transplant it. I absolutely love the […]