Flower of the Day
There is an exciting feeling I get when I see one of our garden in bloom for it means that soon the fruit will develop from that bloom. When we first started to help people learn about vegetable gardening I was amazed how many… Continue Reading “Eggplant Flower & Bumblebee”
We started the peas from seed on March 6th in the rockwool and about a week later we were able to put them into our indoor Tower Garden HOME unit. Six weeks later and they have just begun to flower. We will be eating… Continue Reading “Flower of the Day: Pea Flower”
I remember walking out to the garden the morning that I took this photo. This was just one of many punch drunk bumblebees that were covered in pollen and asleep in the center of one of the many flowers in the garden that morning.… Continue Reading “Punch Drunk With Pollen”
Petunias are wonderful flowers to include in the garden. Pink Petunia is my Flower of the Day – FOTD.
I love strawberries. I love growing them because I love to eat them. There are everbearing types of strawberries which are strawberry plants that produce consistently from late spring through the fall. June-bearing is just like it’s name sounds and produces over 2-3 in… Continue Reading “Strawberry Bloom – FOTD – 2•28•20”
Yummy, yummy strawberries. This is one of the best garden plants for beginners since they are so easy to grown. Great for getting the children involved with gardening and learning to grow their own food too. Strawberries are perennials, so that means you plant… Continue Reading “Strawberry – FOTD- Berry”
I love zinnias in a garden, particularly in or near a veggie garden to bring a variety of pollinators. For that reason they are a fantastic companion plant. Zinnias are an annual which comes in a vast array of colorful choices.