Edible Landscaping

Square Foot Gardening in Nashville, Tennessee

Square foot gardening in Nashville, Tennessee makes sense. With wet springs, sometimes it’s hard to work the soil when the time is right. Ground too frozen? Doesn’t matter with a square foot garden! Having your planting area in a raised bed enables you to plant anytime. Plus, whenever you can grow more in less space, […]

Start Seeds in Winter for Luscious Spring Garden

Cold and snowy outside?  Perfect!  That means it’s  time to start seeds indoors for a luscious spring garden.  Starting seeds in the wintertime  is a great way to get a head start on your growing season. Not only that, but it saves you money and there’s lots of varieties to choose from, especially from online […]

By |January 22nd, 2015|Annual Plants, annual vegetables, Edible Landscaping, Tennessee|

Transformers Come To Nashville-Maybe Even to Your Home!

The 2014 version of the movie Transformers has finally hit the big screen here in Nashville. Maybe you’ve seen it or plan to soon, or maybe your off to buy your own “Bumblebee” Mustang ( I must say they look pretty cool!)

For me, being the plant nerd that I am, the word “transformer” reminds me […]

Five Benefits of Planting Annuals

It’s early June and now is the time to finish planting your summer annuals before the July and August heat and dry weather really kicks in. Getting your annuals root systems firmly established is vital to their survival. It always amazes me how much better it makes the garden look.  Whether you do-it-yourself or have […]