Category Archives: Patio Garden

Wordless Wednesday: Bring on the heat, bring on the tomatoes!

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Wordless Wednesday: Attack of the Garden Bunny!

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Growing a Garden in the Sky, with Home Harvest Farms.

Up On Deck. I’ve been growing herbs along with a few other pretty little things up on this narrow patio for the last three years. Mint, rosemary, oregano, basil as well as many others have lined the railing. Soaking up … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: He is Not Amused.

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It’s a Small Sized World, Big on Creativity!

This Miniature garden began last summer, as a project with my eldest daughter. It was our first miniature garden, and although we enjoyed it immensely, there were things I liked and didn’t like about the garden. Not everything worked the … Continue reading

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Creating a Small Space Vegetable Garden with Home Harvest Farms!

Still buzzing off my successes on the patio garden last year growing a variety of tomatoes and cherry tomatoes along side my herb garden, I’ve decided to take it a step further. Working to maximize my growing potential, while utilizing … Continue reading

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Proven Winners® Understated Beauty, Perennially Yours.

What a spring planted with that wow factor? Proven Winners has both amazing perennials and annuals that ache to be incorporated into our gardens! My latest post is up on their site, where I talk about mixing perennials and annuals to … Continue reading

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10 Sure Signs that Spring has Sprung!

I know what your thinking, Spring? Sure woman. It was snowing yesterday in Vancouver, and here you are telling me that it’s spring? Well indeed it is. Spring has burst in, giving us very little choice but to embrace her, … Continue reading

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The Northwest Flower & Garden Show’s Sky Gardens, Part 3: Heavy Metal

Back to the Skybridge! Gardeners attending the Northwest Flower & Garden Show were being offered a plethora of inspiring ideas and small space solutions.  I’ve written extensively about my visit to the sky gardens last week. Making sure to Indulge Your Inner Artist, we discussed … Continue reading

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The Northwest Flower & Garden Show’s Sky Garden, Part 2: Indulging Your Inner Artist!

I love what what these designers did given such small spaces! It takes real inspiration to come up with such creative ideas, and a solid inner strength to be able to pull it all off! All of the container gardens … Continue reading

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