Wow, nice. Why not swing down to catch butterfly world in Coconut Creek, FL, and Morikami Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach? And go to Fairchild Garden in Miami! Then to Naples to check out their new bot. garden. Fun!
That is a great idea for you to guest host. I did it last year about horticulture therapy. It is a fun roller coaster hour hosting, and it goes so fast. Here on the east coast I am returning from the gym to listen to gardenchat.
One of the most confusing subjects for new gardeners is soil, especially the "added value" kind of soil that you buy at the garden center. Isn't soil just dirt, cleaned up and packaged? As a new gardener, I didn't know the difference between "planting mix" and "potting soil," and bought whatever was on sale. Dead plants were […]
Growing vegetables in containers makes growing food accessible to most people, even those without a yard. I answered gardening questions from viewers of the Home & Family show on the Hallmark channel recently in my "Ask Shirley" gardening segment. Teresa Martin of Oklahoma wrote: I've seen container gardening and want to know how much dirt […]