I began gardening in Colorado (zone 5) in 1998. Each year I learn more with the help of a journal to note my successes and the inevitable failures.
Find your Garden Treasure
- Avatars by Sterling Adventures
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. John Muir
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature. Frank Lloyd Wright
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Posted on May 28, 2012 | No CommentsThey say to have a great garden you must have great soil. So following the suggestions of square foot gardeners I created my own soil from a recipe online. It called for equal parts compost, vermiculite and peat...
Posted on November 19, 2011 | No CommentsRecycling leaves in a Colorado garden. I just listened to a podcast about trash and how different cities around the country deal with the cost of managing it. I’ve decided I’m all for charging by use. If people...
Posted on May 21, 2011 | No CommentsI recieved the results back from the Colorado State University Soil Labs site http://www.soiltestinglab.colostate.edu Shade Area Results Lab Number: H1648a Sample ID Number: shade Date Received 4/20/2011 Date Reported: 5/4/2011 County Jefferson Irrigation yes, sprinkler Plants brunnera, hydrangea...