GARDEN KNOW HOW

SPRING FEVER / WHAT NOT TO DO

Forsythia at Sensible Gardening and Living

With slightly warmer temperatures and a few periods of sunshine over the last few days, our snow cover has really retreated. It’s always a bit amazing how fast that blanket can be replaced with soggy, leaf cluttered earth. For the first time this season I had my garden snips in my hand and took a long stroll throughout the garden.…

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GARDEN KNOW HOW

Spring Tips – What Not To Do

Crocus: Spring Tips..What Not to do with Sensible Gardening and Living

  With slightly warmer temperatures and a few periods of sunshine over he last few days, our snow cover has really retreated. It’s always a bit amazing how fast that blanket can be replaced with soggy, leaf cluttered earth. For the first time this season I had my garden snips in my hand and took a long stroll throughout the…

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GARDEN KNOW HOW

Gardening with Annuals

Petunia at Sensible Gardening and Living

Annuals are generally loved by most gardeners as they are not only in great abundance but are relatively easy to grow and lend themselves to annual experimentation.  Growing and flowering for just the current gardening season, they are not demanding on the garden real-estate. Annual flowers can be great fun, try new introductions, create new combinations, change the design of…

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