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Organic vegetable, perennial, and water gardening tips and experiences of a zone 4 gardener.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Finding The Right Approach To Lawn Repair Is Crucial on Aug 27, 2011 in Lawn Care, grass repair, grass spot repair, lawn patch, lawn repairIf you are a home owner that is looking to take the best care of their lawn possible, you really are going to want to do everything you can to try and make the switch over to tools the pros use. Take some of the same approaches that the pros take to...



Why you will need to Plant Trees on Your Lawn? on Aug 26, 2011 in Perennial Gardening, articles, Environment, Grow more tress, NatureTons of new subdivisions are finding trees to produce area for extra homes. Many inhabitants leave their lawn treeless just they believe it really is an extreme amount of an inconvenience to plant far more trees. You will find numerous good...



Bruschetta Recipe on Aug 7, 2011 in Vegetable GardeningTomatoes and fresh basil from the garden make delicious Bruschetta. Here’s a delicious tomato recipe that you and your family are sure to love: Fresh Tomato and Basil Bruschetta Recipe 1 loaf crusty Italian bread, sliced 3/4-inch thick (about 1...



It’s Monarch Butterfly Season on Aug 5, 2011 in Garden Friendly Insects, Native Plants, organic gardening, Organic Insecticides, caterpillars, cocoons, milkweed, Monarch butterflies, Monarch migration, Monarchs inI’ve noticed Monarch butterflies are visiting my gardens and have always found their story quite fascinating. See why here. As gardeners, there are many ways that we can not only encourage Monarchs to visit, but also ensure that we don’t...



Getting Rid of Pesky Japanese Beetles on Jul 22, 2011 in organic gardening, Organic Insecticides, Perennial Gardening, Shrubs and Bushes, Vegetable Gardening, insecticides, Japanese Beetles, organic pest controlIt’s the time of year when Japanese Beetles find there way into your garden and they can create devastation in no time if they aren’t dealt with quickly. While they generally don’t eat dogwood, forsythia, holly, lilac, evergreens an...



Annual Garden Tour Fundraising Event on Jul 17, 2011 in dry bed stream, Lawn Care, organic gardening, Perennial Gardening, rain garden, Vegetable Gardening, Water Garden, annual flowers, azalea, backyard pond, dry creek, garden flowers, garden tour, how to grow plants, koi fish, Rain Garden, tulipsMy daughter invited me to attend an annual garden tour fundraising event put on by the organization that she works for. There is never any convincing needed to get me to go along on a garden tour, and I’m especially glad I didn’t miss out...