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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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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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Garden Journal: May 16

Spring?  We woke up to snow showers this morning!

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Daylilies

The rain last night and the cloud cover this morning inspired me to go out and photograph flowers this morning.  The light was wonderful.

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Good Bug, Bad Bug

This year is a bad year for garden pests.  I’m seeing a lot of damage by  Apion longirostre  Hollyhock Weevil, thrips, aphids, leafminers, flea beetles and the list goes on. Here are a few photos of some of the offenders: Hollyhock … Continue reading

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