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FigTree

Member since: September 09, 2009

Posts and Questions

Gardening season is almost here! »

I am excited about my second year in the world of gardening and have decided to go for a theme in my garden beds this year!...

Kitchen Gardening | Sowing Carrots in your vegetable garden »

Adding carrots to your kitchen garden is an easy way to add some crunch to your salads and is a vitamin-rich vegetable that is loved by kids and adults...

a perfect gift for any gardener »

This information packed book written by Sue Reed is one of the best water saving books out there. Check it out for your favorite gardener for the holi...

Mercer Island school gardening curriculum »

We have started a school learning garden at my son's school and I am trying to come up with a bunch of lesson for the school year. This should be an a...

great gifts for gardeners round up | etsy »

I have decided to share a list of some great gifts for gardeners from Etsy, which is a website that sells things that are all handmade by REAL people! ...

The coolest DIY wreath round-up »

Sorry, but I am just completely obsessed with wreaths right now... must be the cold weather. I have been searching for the one I want to make and here...

Holiday decorating | cool wreath round-up »

I'm always looking for something a little different to hang on my door for the holidays and if you're like me and like to think beyond the typical ever...

What do you do after you take tomato plants out of the garden? »

Just getting rid of my tomato plants!...

Saving Nasturtium Seeds »

Although your Nasturtiums will reseed themselves, it is always a fun thing to collect the seed pods and dry them for the next year!...

How do you save sunflower seeds? »

Wanting to do it, but don't know how.......



Last 10 Comments

A Relationship with Herbs

March 31, 2012

I sympathize with your loss! It is so sad when a plant dies on you, and trust me, I know the feeling...

Annual vines are fun and easy to grow

March 31, 2012

I love these vines. They used to grow all over my fence in California and there was almost no care n...

Organic Weed Control

March 31, 2012

nice article- thanks!...

Turn a old junky fountain or bird bath into a beautiful planter

March 31, 2012

That is awesome. I have never tried something like this, but would love to try....

How do I convert a former flower bed into a vegetable garden?

March 31, 2012

We did something last year that worked like a charm. We put a layer manure with a lime, put down fla...

The Hot House

March 31, 2012

Wow- so amazing. We have had a nutty winter too!...

Epsom salt in the garden?

March 31, 2012

Wow- never heard of this- will definitely try it this year for my tomato plants. Thank you for the a...

This Year's Newbies

March 31, 2012

Definitely going to try and grow some greens this year. I feel like I have been lacking some green e...

Green Tomatoes and funny birds

October 17, 2011

OK- so a big idea from my grandmother is to wrap the tomatoes in newspaper and keep them in the garag...

Infused Olive Oil

September 15, 2011

This is awesome! Such a good idea for Holiday presents... thank you for all of the helpful tips....

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