We’re featured on Houzz in 12 Stylish Ways to Plant Your Summer Container Gardens! If you’ve been thinking of sprucing up your container gardens for Summer, take a look at these fun ideas. 12 Stylish Ways to Plant Your Summer Container Gardens
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The first 6 months. Gains and losses. The last time I updated you on our recent move to our 5-acre mini farm in Snohomish was in February. That seems like eons ago. And though the snow has melted and it appears the torrential downfalls have come to an end, it just barely feels like spring,… Read more >
Now that summer is officially here (and hopefully the sun won’t be too far behind), the Pacific Northwest is really coming into its full flowering glory. This selection of plants, including our Plant of the Month: Iris, is just a small sampling of all the wonderful bloomers out there this time of year. Brunnera- The… Read more >
Organized under Buds and Blooms, Plant of the Month, Plants I Dig. Labeled as bellflowers, blooming now, blue oat grass, briza maxima, brunnera, campanula, daylily, greater quaking grass, helioctrichon sempervirens, hemerocallis, june blooming plants, june flowers, lithodora, paeonia, penstemon, peony, salvia, what's blooming in your garden, what's blooming now. No comments.
With June’s plant of the month coming in so many different colors, it’s no wonder they were named Iris, meaning “rainbow” in Greek. While Irises can be a bit fussy with their growing conditions, with a little extra care, you can grow these beauties in your own garden. Pacific Coast Iris- The Pacific Coast Iris… Read more >
While we all know about some of the more common beneficial insects for our gardens (lady bugs, praying mantis’, lace wing flies, etc), there are many other insects that you can introduce into your garden that will help promote a healthy ecosystem and keep out the unwanted pests. If you’re trying to take a more… Read more >
Organized under Education, Garden Maintenance, Garden Tips & Advice, Low Maintenance Gardens, Sustainability, Wildlife. Labeled as beneficial insects, black soldier fly, damsel bugs, dragonflies, fireflies, garden insects, ground beetles, hover flies, hunting wasps, lesser known beneficial insects for your garden, minute pirate bugs, natural pest control, natural ways to remove pest insects, parasitic wasps, pest free gardens, pollinators, tachinid flies, uncommon beneficial insects. No comments.