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Jim’s Irish Garden

Fullscreen capture 2202015 90522 PM Guest Post by Jim Bradley I’m Jim. I garden just north of Dublin in Ireland that is on the east coast and we can get fairly frosty winters here. Like most gardeners here I grow marigolds, calendulas, begonias, lupins, grey dust, and a few/many more but as of this year I’m charging all that and […] Continue reading →

Gardening with Blocks With Handy Helen

081203 BAE ADI Our friend Handy Helen shares her how she uses blocks to create a beautiful productive garden for her family to enjoy. Handy Helen Says: Use blocks that have no color, so there is no added dyes. Also. I buy mine from a local concrete block manufacturer – I know exactly was goes in them. The […] Continue reading →

Succulent Planting with Debra Lee Baldwin

00Cover2resized Garden photojournalist Debra Lee Baldwin, author of “Designing with Succulents” and “Succulent Container Gardens” shares entertaining tips, info, ideas and more. Find out how to cultivate and create with these popular, easy-care, waterwise plants in your garden and in pots! Find out more about Debra’s Books at : Please be sure to click on […] Continue reading →

Soaking Seeds

Fullscreen capture 2172015 100552 AM Every wonder if soaking seeds before planting really does anything …. After 17 days all but one Thai Lavender ‘Frog Egg’ Eggplant has germinated and is growing well. Check out the research shared byGuest Post by Matt at @InLightGardens Continue reading →

Scot Poirier Show Episode #4- Growing Food Successfully

Fullscreen capture 172015 85326 PM Scot Poirier Show Episode #4- T25, Trust and Pomegranates…. don’t miss this video ! Continue reading →

Guess What This Is – From Australia

B9ggWBECIAA5BuU Can you guess what plant this is … share from down under. There is so much going on at #gardenchat Twitter daily! Continue reading →