Monthly Archives: August 2013

Week 25 – It’s all about the daisies

If your summer flowers are almost bloomed out you can add some color to your garden with Black-eyed Susans, also known as Rudbeckia.  These flowers come in yellow with different center colors as well as a burnt red called Cherry … Continue reading

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Week 24 – It’s time to reap what you sow

It’s HARVEST TIME!!  If you have a veggie or herb garden it’s time to get out there and enjoy the fruits of your labor.  Peppers, tomatoes, squash, onions, beets, carrots, beans, eggplant, cucumbers, oregano, basil, sage, thyme, dill.  What did … Continue reading

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Week 23 – Swap it out and change it up

Is your patio looking a little drab right now?  Is the color gone with the blooms in your garden?  It’s time to swap out and pot some new cool weather plants.  Pansies, Coreopsis, Cosmos, Black-eyed Susans and Coneflowers are some … Continue reading

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Week 22 – Summer garden maintenance

We’ve been sitting back and admiring the borders in the yard.  It’s now time to keep them looking that way.  It’s time to deadhead, trim and cut back some of the plants that are getting long and leggy and unmanageable.  … Continue reading

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Week 21 – To every season, turn, turn, turn….

It’s been hot and lots of plants are getting leggy and overgrown and are looking a little overdone.  It was time to rearrange the patio pots.  Or as we called it in this segment “editing your patio”. Any pots that had … Continue reading

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VOTE FOR ME – IT’S THE FINALS

I made it to the finals of the AVS4YOU Youtube contest.  Please vote for me once a day through August 6th.  Person with the most votes wins. If I win some audio software I can do even cooler garden videos. … Continue reading

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