African violets are pushing the envelope when it comes to colors and flower forms. Ruffles, anyone?
When I was a child, I was totally mesmerized by the intense colors of the African violets that seemed to bloom continuously on my grandmother’s windowsills. I would stare in wonder at those jewel-colored blooms surrounded by collars of fuzzy leaves, fully convinced that only experienced gardeners of my grandmother’s reputation could get plants to bloom so gloriously indoors.
Give your garden visitors a splendid send-off this autumn.
Well, here we are again. Funny how Jan. 1st rolls around about this time every year. It's almost a pattern.
As I write, the guy on the Weather Channel is warning us to stay indoors. “Don’t go out unless you absolutely have to,” the ...
For the past two weeks I’ve been charging around saying I’m willing to bet real money that when the snow melts, there will ...
Kay “The Bluebird Lady” MacNeil advocates (and gardens) for wildlife.