Home and Garden in West Hartford Magazine.
Prime Time Gardening
Tips and Tricks for planting in Prime Season!
This is the time of year that gardeners live for…even those who just purchase a few packs of annuals or a hanging basket or two! Everywhere you go, the world is a riot of flowers, plants, flowering trees, fruit and berry bushes, herbs, vegetables plants, some with full grown fruit already on them. The bounty is overwhelming!…read more
Nurturing Gardening Relationships
Let’s face it,it’s been a long, hard winter. And, for those of us who love gardening, it’s probably been even harder! There are only so many times we can find beauty in snow on tree branches or nicely pruned hedges before we get anxious to be back into the garden. As the weather begins to warm up, let’s remember not to rush out into the garden too soon. As excited as we are to get back to our gardens and plants, there’s nothing more harmful than working in wet soil. And many of us in this area have clay or compacted soils already so we need to take extra care not to work in those wet soils or we will have a much worse problem…read more