Welcome To My Garden, My Memories, And The Joy They Have Brought Me.

Welcome To My Garden, My Memories, And The Joy They Have Brought Me.

Month: August 2018

THE HOMESTEAD WATER WELL

THE HOMESTEAD WATER WELL

WATER WELLS AND THE MODERN HOMESTEAD There are many benefits of country living. Producing most or all of your own food is one of them. The ability to have your own water well is another. This alone is a major advantage to any homestead. And […]

GROWING GLORIOUS DAHLIAS

GROWING GLORIOUS DAHLIAS

GROWING GLORIOUS DAHLIAS Dahlias were so popular back in the 1920’s and 30’s. They come in so many shapes, sizes, and colors that they deserve a prominent place in modern day gardens. An elderly gentleman I knew had a very tiny front yard. He filled […]

COLORFUL CANNAS

COLORFUL CANNAS

CANNAS FOR SUMMERTIME COLOR One of the more flamboyant plants that adorn the summer garden is the tropical looking Canna. These statuesque beauties are related to the banana plant, therefore this would explain the big leaves. Colorful Cannas add greatly to summertime color. Cannas are […]