As our growing season comes to an end, it's important to ask yourself these 6 questions to plan for a successful garden next year. Let's grow pretty things! 1. What part of your garden gave you the most joy? This is an important question that most people overlook. … [Read more...] about 6 Questions (to Ask Yourself) For a Successful Garden Next Year
Native plants are ideal for creating a perfect place for birds, butterflies, bees, and all pollinators to flourish. Native plants also are hardier and more disease resistant. Here are 9 beautiful ones for the Midwest that you want in your yard. 2. Spiderwort This is … [Read more...] about 9 Beautiful Native Plants You Need for Your Midwest Garden
I know all too well how easy it is to let the garden go in the "dog days of summer." Don't give up on your hard work yet! Here are 5 important things to check off your to-do list for a healthy August garden. It's easy to be all gung-ho at the beginning of the planting … [Read more...] about Want a Healthy August Garden? Do These 5 Important Things.