Category Archives: Organic Gardening

a few photos from my garden this season

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It’s Spring!

Wake up your garden beds with a spring clean up now. Call 970-946-6044 to schedule a spring clean up.   Happy Spring! 

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Winter Reading and iPad apps

It’s almost February and we are over the hump of winter. Just about this time gardeners start chomping at the bit to get back into their gardens.  For some of us it’s going to be about 8 more weeks of … Continue reading

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Good Bug, Bad Bug

This year is a bad year for garden pests.  I’m seeing a lot of damage by  Apion longirostre  Hollyhock Weevil, thrips, aphids, leafminers, flea beetles and the list goes on. Here are a few photos of some of the offenders: Hollyhock … Continue reading

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Buck Rose

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Beautiful Blooms In June

Our gardens are really showing off some colors!  I was busy most of the morning taking photographs before the winds picked up.  Everything looks so pretty. There are so many more but the wind started to blow!  Hope you enjoyed … Continue reading

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Iris part 2

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Iris

This year the iris are beautiful!  Blooms are bountiful and I’m actually seeing a few that haven’t bloomed in years and had forgotten what some have looked like. Here’s a pleasant surprise, a peach colored iris that is about to … Continue reading

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Rose Tea- Not Just For Roses

Post from Bees and Chicks Tuesday’s Tips Whip up a batch of my version of Rose Tea for a quick boost. I make this tea for roses, but irises and peonies love this as well. In my garden the blooms are … Continue reading

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Bad Ass Deer Spray!

Here is some evidence that the deer spray is still working!  Cut flowers from my gardens here in Bayfield. This deer spray post was originally posted on my sister’s blog Bees and Chicks.  I have had many requests for the … Continue reading

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