Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category

Bee happy|Succulent strategies|Natural Bridge Caverns

Thursday, May 17th, 2012 Posted in Insects, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Late spring flowers, Tools, bees, butterflies, caterpillars, destinations, early spring flowers, fall plants, garden design, garden tools, lawn replace, native plants, poppies, roses, succulents, wildflowers, wildlife, winter color | 5 Comments »

One thing I love about wildlife is that they don’t mind if my garden gets a tad messy. As long as the place is clean (no pesticides), they’re going for the atmosphere—free food in a diner that's open all year. ...

Drought tips for planting wildflowers, native plants, and seeds

Thursday, September 29th, 2011 Posted in Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Late spring flowers, Pet of the Week, Seeds, Tools, butterflies, fall plants, garden bloggers, garden design, garden designers, garden projects, native plants, shade plants, wildflowers, wildlife | 10 Comments »

Drought can be tough on Lycoris radiata. Obviously, these refused to miss their chance to radiate joy! I thank the raccoons for this. These Lycoris are blooming next to the kiddie pool. The raccoons have been getting drinks from it (along ...

Cultivating ideas, fall vegetables, first Garden Pet of Week!

Thursday, July 21st, 2011 Posted in Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Pet of the Week, Seeds, Tools, fall plants, garden design, garden projects, herbs, master gardeners, vegetables | 4 Comments »

Congratulations to Mojito, our first Maude & Augie Doggie's Garden Pet of the Week! This Maine Coon is the proud owner of Tina & David Poe. While supervising them in the garden, he chews on lemongrass (which has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal ...