Plant propogation update

I’ve watched my Lavender and Rosemary cuttings for the past several weeks and I can say that 50% of the cuttings are rooting, I am very please with the results and today I will take the taller plants and pot them in a container where they will still until Spring and I can plant them outdoors. The tops […]

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Pear Tree fungal disease

Back in mid September I notice that my pear tree that I had planted a couple of months back was not looking so hot and the leaves that were once growing were not growing anymore and they were starting to curl and turn brown and brittle. I was really bummed because I was hoping to […]

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Flowers in the garden

I am just trilled to have flowers growing and that the plants are growing and just wanted to share some pics.

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Wheat Grass lawn update

Well, it’s been awhile since I planted the wheat grass that I started indoors which was lush and beautiful outside.  I have not reported any results until now because, I’m really not sure how they are doing, it’s seems that they are still alive but I am not sure if they are growing any. I might […]

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Lavender status

Well it has been 10 days since I did a retake on the propagation of my Lavender and Rosemary with the root hormone and I think they are doing fairly well, I do have a few that look like they didn’t make it but the rest seem to be progressing, they are still green and […]

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Lavender take 2

Here we go again. I am determined to have a lot of Lavender next Spring. I went to HD and got some rooting hormone, this is suppose to be fail proof, we’ll see. I carefully got some cuttings from my plants and made sure that each cutting has a min. of 3 nodes and scratched […]

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Epic fail – Lavender

Well… It looks like the lavender dipped in the honey did not work out to well for me, they have started to grey out and I throw 2 out b/c they looked completely dead.  Back to the drawing board. The picture below shows how bad they are doing, I’ll keep them around for a little […]

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Lavender Update

It’s been 1 week since I planted my Lavender cuttings with honey in the Dixie cups and they seem to be hanging in there, well at least 3 of the plants look like they are doing good. Two of them seemed to have new growth, next week I will be checking to see if there are […]

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Lavender Propogation

I’ve been really happy that two of my Lavender plants have produced a nice amount of flowers to make sachets. I originally had purchased 4 plants and 2 did not make it but 2 did and I hope they make it through the winter but just in a case I started planting seeds for Lavender […]

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Wheat Grass Update

I finally had the opportunity to plant the wheat grass in my yard (it’s the grass that is taller and lighter in color) here are some pics: Here are some before and current pictures of the back so far, The pictures are from early May on the top and the one below it is yesterday. It has […]

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