Tag: gardening

Ornamental Grasses – A Great Choice for Central Florida

Ornamental Grasses

As the seasons change so does our outdoor landscape.  Some plants are languishing while others are chugging along producing flowers.  A beautiful and easy-to-maintain addition to a landscape are ornamental grasses.  They add subtle colors this time of… Read More

It’s Time to Plant Your Fall Vegetable Garden

Beans Sprouting

Although temperatures remain hot, the day length is growing notably shorter and soon temperatures will begin to cool to a point that will allow outdoor activities again.  It is time to begin to think about Florida’s second gardening… Read More

Trellised Vines

trellis vines

During a cold, overcast day last winter, with a great deal of incentive to remain indoors, I knelt at the bookshelf and picked out a book on garden structures. The book’s colorful pictures of well-kept gazebos, trellises, pergolas… Read More

Hydroponics for Homeowners

hydroponics for homeowners

Hydroponic gardening is a popular technique that has become widely used in residential landscapes as well as commercial production in recent years. Hydroponics is the art of growing plants without soil; this not a new concept, it can… Read More