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A Prickly Plant

Whenever I'm out at a store and they have a plant section, I always want to browse.  Back earlier this year we had just checked out at the grocery store and I happen to glance over at a shopping cart and just happens to be holding discounted lime trees.  We are talking about $5.00 lime… Continue reading A Prickly Plant

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Snowing in Summer

It is summer, it is hot and the flowers are popping.  The visit home to see my mom really gave me a great chance to take a lot of photos of beautiful flowers.  Now as I've already stated in previous posts, I'm a shade garden loving girl, but this one flower just got me to… Continue reading Snowing in Summer

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Dead Head the Flower Heads

Okay, so a majority of the blog so far has focused on growing vegetables but I figure that there are a number of you out there that like to grow flowers too.  If I had a more permanent living situation, I would indeed have a perennial garden.  If I had a choice between sun and… Continue reading Dead Head the Flower Heads

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Staying Cool

So, the weather has been insanely hot over the last two days and tomorrow is supposed to bring more of the same.  Hopefully, all of you have stayed cool and safe.  The temperatures are hotter than they should be for this time and year, but it is making things grow really fast.  This can be… Continue reading Staying Cool