Archive for July, 2009

From Linda: July 30, 2009

Thursday, July 30th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 8 Comments »

I've gone wild!  Okay, it's not like the days when I shut down the Continental Club.  This time, I went wild to analyze my garden and send in my application, pictures, and sketches to qualify as a Best of Texas ...

From Linda: July 23, 2009

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

Until a few years ago, the only aloe I knew was Aloe vera.  I rely on the patio potted ones for quick first-aid when I run into the inevitable insect bite or kitchen burn (the latter due to multi-tasking, not ...

From Linda: July 16, 2009

Thursday, July 16th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments »

We all make garden mistakes; that's how we learn. But to spare you some of the ones we've made, this week on CTG, Tom meets with designer and garden coach Colleen Dieter about the most common "oopsies." Colleen has some ...

Garden Bloggers Bloom day July 15, 2009

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009 Posted in Garden Bloggers Bloom Day | 9 Comments »

On this Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day, check out gardens from around the world, thanks to Carol at May Dreams. In Austin, Texas, record temps with 3 digits have been the standard for weeks.  I'd give anything to see a cloud.  Preferably ...