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Gardening: Gaillardia, Gazania and Pentas

To my surprise the annual greenhouse is packed full today!  We just got a shipment from one of our local nurseries.  There are plenty of flowering plants for your garden beds. We’ll start with the Gaillardia Daisy or blanket flower.  … Continue reading

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House and Bedding Plants

Tuesdays at the market are always very special.  And that’s because we receive a truckload full of flowers for our garden.  There’s always the regulars such as Peace Lilly and Zebra.  Peace Lilly is a very versatile plant.  It works … Continue reading

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Backyard fruits and vegetables

Last summer I decided to grow some fruits and vegetables at home as a teaching experience for my two little girls.  I think it’s very important for children to know where their food comes from.  It all started with a … Continue reading

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