Category Archives: durango gardening

Spinosad for Garden Pests

Originally posted on Bees and Chicks:
Of all the organic products we can use to eliminate pests in the garden Spinosad (spin-OH-sid) has perhaps the most curious back story. A scientist who was part of a team that was searching…

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Spring Clean up 2017

The March equinox is Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:29 A.M. EDT. It’s official it’s Spring!!  I will be starting Spring clean ups in April.  Hope everybody is well and enjoyed their winter. Give me a call , text or email to discuss your garden goals and get on this … Continue reading

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Moon Gate Arbor

Moon Gate is starting to get covered by climbing roses. It smells wonderful walking through the gate.

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Deer Spray Repellent

Reposting deer repellent post from four years ago. Bad Ass Deer Spray Recipe: There are many recipes for homemade deer spray online. Here’s how I make it. 4 raw eggs 1 tablespoon or more of hot sauce, the hotter the … Continue reading

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Spring Clean Up 2016

Yes it’s that time of year again!  Time to wake up your garden beds and think about all the beautiful flowers and delicious vegetables that you have or want in your garden. Give me a call or email to discuss … Continue reading

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Where did the summer go?!

Wow, I cannot believe it’s October already!  What a great year, I have met so many wonderful people and have enjoyed working in their beautiful gardens.  Hope everybody is enjoying the last of the season’s blooms. I have some amazing … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: June 23

The gardens are looking lush after all the rain we had in May and part of June.  The temperatures are starting to soar and I believe the roses are enjoying it, many buds are swelling and ready to bloom. The … Continue reading

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