The Facts

Alternative facts, that is. If there is any group of people that has learned to accept unpleasant realities—often brought on by natural forces—that group is gardeners. I am pleased to announce that, as of 2017, these are the facts that will be governing the progress of my garden throughout the year: All the bulbs that […]

Beauty of the Gardens

I present pictures of the most beautiful gardens in Maine. To the delight of your eyes:   Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens As one of the many gorgeous gardens the state has to offer, this is a must see if you are seeking a garden filled tour. This garden features 35,000 bulbs guaranteed to brighten your […]

MAKING & USING DANDELION OIL

  It’s probably a safe assumption to say that almost all of us have dandelions in our yard.  This is one of the most common “weeds” around. Sadly, dandelions are despised by most people. However, Dandelions deserve our respect and admiration! This is an amazing plant for us. The leaves, flowers, and roots of Dandelions are […]

Sunflowers a perfect gardening project for children and beginners

  Do you enjoy the cheerfulness of sunflowers? Sunflowers are easy to grow, perfect for children or beginning gardeners and come in many varieties. Whether you want pint-sized plants for containers or giants for the garden, sunflowers come in a full range of colors: yellows, oranges, russets, ivory and bicolor. Sunflowers can be enjoyed by […]