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.
One of the most extraordinary creatures to visit local gardens is the hummingbird. There are several species of hummingbirds ...
Well, here we are again. Funny how Jan. 1st rolls around about this time every year. It's almost a pattern.
If ever there was dark side to an avocation based on goodness and light, it is the idea of a “gardening competition.”
Some people are known as “glass half full” folks and some drift towards the “glass half empty” side. Personally, I’m a “Whoops!
Hard to pronounce, easy to grow, Kolkwitzia Dream Catcher™ was worth waiting for.