Growing Brussel Sprouts Plants

Hello! Personally, as a kid, I never liked the smell of brussel sprouts. If I don’t like the smell of something, how can it taste good, right? Well that is my philosophy when eating food. It’s was just a couple years ago when I first started eating brussel sprouts. I was working in NYC and … Read more

How to Grow Squash – Winter Squash

Winter Squash

Hello! Do you know how to grow squash?  There are many varieties of squash, we have many types of squash to choose from. When growing squash, you need to have room for the vines to spread out or grow vertically, where they can climb up a sturdy trellis to make more room in your garden. … Read more

How to Grow Pumpkins

Hello! I love growing pumpkins and so do my grand kids. Do you know how to grow pumpkins?  When seeing those big beautiful orange pumpkins just makes me want to smile. When pumpkins get ready for harvest always bring in the fall and the pumpkins are another great fall decoration also very nutritious. Pumpkins are … Read more

Review – Online Plant Nurseries – Are they worth using?

Hello! I wanted to talk about online plant nurseries. In a world of online shopping these days, you can just about buy anything, including plants and flowers online, using an online plant nursery, you definitely need to make sure you are buying from a reputable nursery. I will discuss my experience, the new nursery I … Read more

2021 Review – Backyard Greenhouse Kits from Greenhouse Emporium

What is a Greenhouse Kit? It’s a ready-to-assemble backyard greenhouse kit. The kit comes with all the necessary parts in order for the owner to assemble the greenhouse. There are lots of different sizes, styles and prices ranges. The backyard greenhouse kit or some people call them hobby greenhouse kits, are well-built, warm atmosphere for … Read more

The Magic of a Water Garden

Hello! Do you love the sound of water hitting the rocks, rushing down a stream? I find that sound so soothing and relaxing. I have always wanted some sort of water garden feature but where we used to live our property was the size of a postage stamp. Our neighbors had a water garden feature … Read more

The Romantic Rose Garden!

Hello! Who doesn’t love a romantic rose garden? I have always loved the looks and smell of roses. The rose has been called the queen of flowers. When I was growing up my mom had a rose garden. She was a member of the American Rose Society. She would enter her roses in contests and … Read more

The Enchanting Woodland Garden

Hello! Have you ever thought of a woodland garden?  A woodland garden is a natural garden with vines and canopies. This type of garden is distinguished by layers, canopies and ground cover. I found this type of garden interesting since I live on 20 wooded acres and I can incorporate some of these ideas, where … Read more

Gardening to Attract Hummingbirds and Butterflies!

Hello! Do you love to see hummingbirds and butterflies while you are outside? I sure do! When we lived in the urban area I never saw hummingbirds and maybe a butterfly once in a while. Now at the Simongetti North I get hummingbirds, dragonflies and butterflies. There are specific types of plant that will attract … Read more

The Beautiful Azalea Tree

Hello! As some of you know, yesterday I purchased two Azalea Tree’s. I saw them at Meijer and thought it would add some color to my houseplant collection. The Azalea tree is part of the Rhododendron family. Since the azalea is a custom to the warm climate, it makes a great houseplant, where the temperature … Read more

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