My 2018 Michigan Container Garden

Some know I moved from my 1 acre home with lots of flower/veggie/herb beds, trees and shrubs.  I am now gardening in containers on my small deck attached to my condo which is not quite the same but still enjoyable. One thing for sure there is a lot less work! My garden so far includes … Continue reading

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I am sure many gardeners are already seeing these insects/bugs in their gardens.   My very favorite good “bugs” are the bumblebees, honeybees, lady bugs, and praying mantis.  I encourage them to visit my garden by never spraying, providing plenty of favorite flowers,  plants they like and maintaining a “clean garden”. Every year I have … Continue reading