Mid-June Garden To Do List

Here is a quick list of things that need done in our June garden.  Keep in mind that we're located in Spring Hill, TN in a zone 6b-7 area and these chores may not correspond with the growing season in your area.  You'll need to do many of these tasks too but at different…

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A Garden Preparation Plan for Spring

Spring will be here before you now it.  Which means all that fun garden time for us gardeners.  In order to maximize the productivity of your garden and minimize the maintenance required we need a plan.  We need a spring preparation garden plan.  We need a plan of attack to get all those chores…

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Your Labor Day Weekend Garden To Do List!

Just what you want right?  Even more things to do in the garden.  I'm sure you have everything perfect.  Everything is mulched to 2 inches high.  Every weed is pulled and the gardens are in pristine condition!  Not our garden, not even close! An extra long weekend is ahead which (unless you've been deluged…

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Over the Weekend

Mowed the lawn - check. Weeded the shed gardens - check. Weeded the sitting wall garden - check. Weeded and mulched the mailbox garden - check. Weeded the corner shade garden - check - kind of. Weeded the birdbath garden without a birdbath - check - kind of. Cut back a 'Powis Castle' artemisia…

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My Vegetable Garden To-do List

Guess what?  June is here, we're even a week into it, and I still haven't gotten my vegetable garden completely ready!  It's frustrating to say the least.  I've been so busy making plants for other people, selling at a local farmer's market, and recovering from a nasty family sinus virus that I just haven't…

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September Garden To Do List

It seems like I've blinked and it's gone from May to September!  This summer has been a complete blur to me, but that's how life is sometimes. Needless to say there are many garden chores that are coming up that will need done this month.  Here's my September garden chore list! Finish pruning trees…

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My March To Do List

I think in many ways March is the busiest month in the garden. So many chores need tackled this time of year from mulching to pruning to planting that sometimes it's hard to figure out what to tackle first! Among the major chores like lawn mower servicing and tree planting there are quite a…

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The Weekend Garden Gameplan

Oh I know, I'm keenly aware of the Superbowl coming up but this post has nothing to do with it. You see Saturday is destined to be a day outdoors - nothing short of the weather forecasters getting it completely wrong can stop that. We all know that never happens... The temperatures are said…

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