Meehania cordata – Meehans Mint

Meehania cordata is my newest plant palette addition….I discovered it over at Avant Gardens and plan to use it for…

Daily Garden: Tennis Court Vegetables

The conversion of garden sports fields into actual gardens is a subject that is intriguing to me.  You know I…

50 Natives: Minnesota – Clematis occidentalis

1. Blue clematis, 2. Clematis occidentalis ‘Purple Clematis’, 3. Clematis occidentalis Bud, 4. Seed of Columbia Clematis Clematis are popular…

The Baker Creek Seed Company’s Seed Bank in Petaluma, CA

I am enterainng lots of thoughts on how to leverage my property which has tremendous potential for lots of things…

Daily Garden: Soekershof, South Africa

I was online yesterday checking all the groups for the upcoming World Cup tournament in South Africa.  Are you excited…

Happy Spring! Texas Style

My mother in law just forwarded me these pictures to me from her friend in Texas.  Apparently the Texas bluebonnets…

Daily Garden: Rose Garden

Daily Garden: Rose Garden

This garden goes with this video…..pretty picture…great tunes…enjoy…. (BTW– this is a classic pick-up truck plant shopping tune…nothing better than…

Herb Pots

This is a very clever design for (teeny) kitchen gardening. These little (perhaps too little) herb growing pots not only…

50 Natives: Vermont: Populus tremuloides – Quaking Aspen

50 Natives: Vermont: Populus tremuloides – Quaking Aspen

Aspens are my favorite trees, always have been always will be.  It is probably the product of a Colorado proud…

Backyard Pizza Oven’s: A DIY Round-up

Backyard Pizza Oven’s: A DIY Round-up

Summer is coming and the joys of outdoor cooking are fast approaching.  My husband and I have long dreamed of…

Four Inspiring Container Plantings

Four Inspiring Container Plantings

Loving good inspiration pictures, I am forever finding pictures of things and squirreling them away — I seem to have…

New To Me! Lespedeza thunbergii – Thunberg’s bush clover

The plant world is wide and vast and I just when I think I know a little about a lot…

The Original Succulent Gardener

There is no denying the hot trend is Succulents…and another hot trend is vertical gardening….making the succulents put on a…

Daily Garden: John’s Kentucky Garden

I love the over-grown, deep-south, heavy, summer mood of this garden.  Just looking at the pictures makes me crave a…

Daily Garden: A Spring Celebration in North Carloina

I have been holding onto this daily garden for a few weeks now….just waiting until my own bulbs started to…

A Shady Groundcover Plant Palette

A Shady Groundcover Plant Palette

I am re-working a planting scheme for a commercial project that I want to share with you.  It is a…

50 Natives: Idaho: Castilleja chromosa – Desert Indian Paintbrush

It’s a good choice for Rock gardens, hummingbird and butterfly gardens and naturalized desertscapes. It’s hemi parasitic – meaning that…

How to Make Your Own Strawberry Tower

image by Rosina If you have been reading studio ‘g’ for a while, you might remember one of my first…

Daily Garden: Mark & Bonny’s Jackson Hole Garden

One raised bed for each member of the family.  How perfect! Mark and Bonny (See the M and B in…

Good Monday! A Little Wisteria Roundup

I hope you had a great weekend.  My husband and I worked hard, hard, hard, in in our garden this…

Tiny Glass Bell Jars

A little obsession I must share with you: Tiny seedling sized  glass bell jars — at £3.00 for 3 jars,…

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