Monthly Archives: August 2012

Week 23 – Portable Gardens

Today we created a portable garden and added some annuals to pots in the perennial garden to help spruce it up and give it some color.  We put some annuals in  a wheelbarrow so we could use it as a detractor and move it … Continue reading

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Week 22 – Fall Vegetable Garden Plants

It’s not too late to plant more veggies in your garden this year.  There are vegetables you can plant by seed or plants for a Fall crop.  After all this heat and talking about how to get your plants to … Continue reading

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Week 21 – Patio Plants

Turn to patio plants for beauty all season long and into the winter.  The drought this year has caused unusual disasters in our gardens.  The patio is one area that with proper watering and fertilization you can have beauty throughout … Continue reading

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Week 20 – Gardening Olympics

Today we had the gardening olympics featuring the 2X100m watering can relay followed by the zucchini put.  Athletes competing were Devorah, Heather, Julie, John, Joseph and Patty led by Coach Jim. Julie should have an advantage with her long legs, … Continue reading

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Week 20 – Gardening Olympics

You won’t want to miss this one.  This is a pre-post to let you know to watch Proctor’s Garden segment this Friday (yes, not Thursday this week, but Friday) on 9 News on Channel MY20 at @ 8:15am. There will … Continue reading

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Week 19 – Black Eyed Susan’s, Salvia and Purple Fountain Grass

Today we didn’t have a camera truck because Mitt Romney was in town so we went to the backyard at the 9News Studio and potted up some Black Eyed Susan’s, Purple Saliva and Purple Fountain Grass.  These make a great combination … Continue reading

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