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The Gardening Life · 3W ago

What's Wrong With My Orchid?

Hi folks.  For a change, I have a troubleshooting question for you.  I have an orchid with some wrinkled leaves and I'm curious as to the cause.  This began before I repotted it to an actual...
The Gardening Life · 3W ago

"Grow for Me"

In the spirit of Halloween, I found this little video from Little Shop of Horrors to share here.  Oddly, I've never seen the movie.Happy Halloween!!
The Gardening Life · 1M ago

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Gardening Life · 1M ago

Autumn Bliss

The Gardening Life · 2M ago

Goodbye Summer - Fall Equinox 2017

As of 2:02 pm MST, we say hello to autumn and goodbye to summer.  It's been a very chilly end here.  The last three days have hovered around 5 Celsius and it's been rainy.  Some areas nearby...
The Gardening Life · 2M ago

Orchid Species Foundation Annual Show

This weekend is the annual show of the Orchid Species Preservation Foundation at Salisbury Greenhouse in Sherwood Park and I had a sneak preview yesterday. Here are some photos of some unusu...
The Gardening Life · 4M ago

Front Yards in Bloom II, 2017

Here are some highlights from my second batch of signing and pre-judging for Front Yards in Bloom 2017.  There were some astounding yards as you can see.This has been so much fun!
The Gardening Life · 4M ago

Soil Ph and Why its Important

The Gardening Life · 4M ago

Hanging Basket Care

The Gardening Life · 4M ago

Front Yards in Bloom 2017 part 1

Good morning.  It's Front Yards in Bloom 2017 time and I am going through the photos I took of some of the nominees the end of June.  Today I have 31 more signs to place and it's going to be...