A visual aide for pruning fruit trees at planting. Proper pruning makes for a stronger central leader (the trunk) and stronger scaffolding (side branches). And, on semi-dwarf and dwarf fruit trees, pruning leads to earlier production.
I have a lot of gardens on my property. This one is full of black Calla Lilys. ~~Calla Lily 'Night Cap' ~ an exotic variety, its glossy, almost black flowers look elegant with white or cream, sophisticated with blues and pinks ~ plant in spring
~~ Asiatic lily 'Queen of the Night' Thoroughly spectacular and totally unique, Queen of Night boasts big flowers so dark they appear black in the garden. Large red-orange stamens highlight the ebony blooms nicely. Their sweet fragrance is a lovely acce
potted ginger harvest - Learn how to grow your own ginger this winter! I did this several years ago with total success. Definitely going to try again as I already have some store bought ginger that is sprouting.
Leaf stepping stones in gravel… In a bucket or pail, mix two cups of cement with 1 cup of water to create a thick paste. spread the cement mixture onto each leaf. Allow the cement to dry then Flip the mold over, and remove each leaf.