Archive for March, 2011

Now if Mother Nature Would Only Cooperate…

March 30, 2011 0 Comments
Now if Mother Nature Would Only Cooperate…

There is a lot to do right now in our garden.  Although, some will have to wait for time to help. Rabbits enjoyed many of our plants over the winter and we will have to wait and see if they all come back.  I think they will, but a couple were new last year. Apparently […]

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Some Viewer Photos for You

March 17, 2011 0 Comments
Some Viewer Photos for You

Here are some images reminding us of Spring: Dig it!

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Cake

March 17, 2011 0 Comments
Cake

I know.  This doesn’t have anything to do with gardening, but I had to share.  Noah Fischels’ grandma shared this with me.  Noah lives in Hiawatha and requested a cake for his 9th birthday.  Grandma said yes and this is what she made: Grandma Didi told me that Noah was happy with his cake (he […]

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Emeral Ash Borer Meeting

March 15, 2011 0 Comments
Emeral Ash Borer Meeting

Last year Emerald Ash Borer was found in Iowa for the first time, in Allamakee County.  If you are wondering if it will arrive in your neighborhood, and if it does what do we do about it you have an opportunity to learn. There will be three informational meetings on Thursday, March 31, 2011.  The […]

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Beautiful Azalea

March 14, 2011 0 Comments
Beautiful Azalea

I got an email from Ronda the other day about an azalea plant that she received from her grandmother’s funeral. She said the blossoms are starting to dry up and drop off and would like to know what to do. First, Ronda, my condolences go to you and your family. Next, azaleas are not usually […]

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Spring Fever at the Youth Garden

March 2, 2011 2 Comments
Spring Fever at the Youth Garden

It is finally March and I, along with many others, are ready to get outside and into the garden.  It is still a little too early for that.  However, it is not too early to start planning what you are going to put into that garden, whether it is flowers or vegetables.  Or both. I […]

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Viewer Photos and One of My Own

March 1, 2011 0 Comments
Viewer Photos and One of My Own

Dig it!

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