Gardening in Tennessee

Gardening in Tennessee

Hello. I’ve been looking for a place to discuss gardening, and this community seems to be a busy, helpful place. I live in a small town near the Great Smoky Mountains, and the springs here are lush and green. We’re

Gardening in Tennessee

Gardening in Tennessee

Hello. I’ve been looking for a place to discuss gardening, and this community seems to be a busy, helpful place. I live in a small town near the Great Smoky Mountains, and the springs here are lush and green. We’re

Filbert Step (San Francisco)

Filbert Step (San Francisco)

This morning, my coworker Ed invited me to go with him up the Filbert Steps on Telegraph Hill (San Francisco), which is just 2 blocks away from my work. So at lunchtime, we started our trek, well equiped with our

Filbert Step (San Francisco)

Filbert Step (San Francisco)

This morning, my coworker Ed invited me to go with him up the Filbert Steps on Telegraph Hill (San Francisco), which is just 2 blocks away from my work. So at lunchtime, we started our trek, well equiped with our

i totally heart my room!

i totally heart my room!

Hey! I’m Ellie and I live in Warrington in England – I took these pics last summer and as I’ve been lurking here for a while and I think it’s about time I showed you guys my little rented house

i totally heart my room!

i totally heart my room!

Hey! I’m Ellie and I live in Warrington in England – I took these pics last summer and as I’ve been lurking here for a while and I think it’s about time I showed you guys my little rented house

Garden Inspiration?

Garden Inspiration?

One of my favorite ways to get Inspired is by visiting a Public Garden. Here, near Saint Petersburg, FL, we have several lovely public gardens (Sunken Gardens, The Florida Botanical Gardens, and Marie Selby to name a few). Sometimes, on

Garden Inspiration?

Garden Inspiration?

One of my favorite ways to get Inspired is by visiting a Public Garden. Here, near Saint Petersburg, FL, we have several lovely public gardens (Sunken Gardens, The Florida Botanical Gardens, and Marie Selby to name a few). Sometimes, on

Plant ID please

Plant ID please

Does anyone know what this could be growing amongst the weeds? I have no clue it was even there as it didn’t come up last year, but then again we had a bad drought. I’m getting ready to pull up

Plant ID please

Plant ID please

Does anyone know what this could be growing amongst the weeds? I have no clue it was even there as it didn’t come up last year, but then again we had a bad drought. I’m getting ready to pull up

Picture Post

Picture Post

This is my end-of-term present from my mom, a black calla lily. Even the kitty approves. (cute picture!) I LOVE BLACK FLOWERS! I think I’m going to keep it in a pot, so I can keep it with me wherever

Picture Post

Picture Post

This is my end-of-term present from my mom, a black calla lily. Even the kitty approves. (cute picture!) I LOVE BLACK FLOWERS! I think I’m going to keep it in a pot, so I can keep it with me wherever

Meloncholy December Beds

Meloncholy December Beds

In my neck of the wood we have dipped below freezing two nights waaay back in September and, although it has gotten a bit chilly every now and then, it hasn’t gotten really cold. Our highs have been in the

Meloncholy December Beds

Meloncholy December Beds

In my neck of the wood we have dipped below freezing two nights waaay back in September and, although it has gotten a bit chilly every now and then, it hasn’t gotten really cold. Our highs have been in the

Newbie with a question

Newbie with a question

Hello all. I’m new to the community and I have a plant in my garden that I need help identifying. It gets very large and while this will be its first full season in the ground it’s already about 4

Newbie with a question

Newbie with a question

Hello all. I’m new to the community and I have a plant in my garden that I need help identifying. It gets very large and while this will be its first full season in the ground it’s already about 4

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party

The tomatoes are a little late, but they’ve decided to come in in force. This is a collection or Marglobe, Earlygirl, Roma, and Amish paste, in two thirteen quart (12 liter) bowls. Looks like I’ll be making sauce and canning

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party

The tomatoes are a little late, but they’ve decided to come in in force. This is a collection or Marglobe, Earlygirl, Roma, and Amish paste, in two thirteen quart (12 liter) bowls. Looks like I’ll be making sauce and canning

Tomatoes

Tomatoes

Since this post sort of brought it up. I figured I might as well ask. As it’s my first go at growing tomatoes in a foreign land without mommy close by to hold my hand and ask for advice. :P

Tomatoes

Tomatoes

Since this post sort of brought it up. I figured I might as well ask. As it’s my first go at growing tomatoes in a foreign land without mommy close by to hold my hand and ask for advice. :P

Paint help?

Paint help?

Tomorrow I plan on picking up a lot of laminate flooring for our kitchen. I need help with picking colours for the paint that it’ll be afterwards. I believe the floors will become oak, or something similar since it’s on

Paint help?

Paint help?

Tomorrow I plan on picking up a lot of laminate flooring for our kitchen. I need help with picking colours for the paint that it’ll be afterwards. I believe the floors will become oak, or something similar since it’s on

Holy Crap! What the …

Holy Crap! What the …

So you are complaining that your garden stuff isn’t coming up like it should. Be lucky you can see your gardens. This is what I saw when I got up this morning. View from Front Door into front yard, the

Holy Crap! What the …

Holy Crap! What the …

So you are complaining that your garden stuff isn’t coming up like it should. Be lucky you can see your gardens. This is what I saw when I got up this morning. View from Front Door into front yard, the

Welcome to My Apartment

Welcome to My Apartment

I live in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in a two-bedroom apartment with my partner and our three cats. The best thing about my apartment is all of the natural light, although the shiny laminate floors, neutral walls and character-filled slanted

Welcome to My Apartment

Welcome to My Apartment

I live in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in a two-bedroom apartment with my partner and our three cats. The best thing about my apartment is all of the natural light, although the shiny laminate floors, neutral walls and character-filled slanted

Wildflowers Make People Crazy

Wildflowers Make People Crazy

Maybe this isn’t a gardening topic, but hey, flowers! I’ve included bluebonnet seeds in my seedball mix, so I’m going to post this here. After two years of drought, the bluebonnets (Lupinus spp.) have just exploded all over central Texas.

Wildflowers Make People Crazy

Wildflowers Make People Crazy

Maybe this isn’t a gardening topic, but hey, flowers! I’ve included bluebonnet seeds in my seedball mix, so I’m going to post this here. After two years of drought, the bluebonnets (Lupinus spp.) have just exploded all over central Texas.

New Bedroom!

New Bedroom!

Hi everyone :) My name is Katie, I’m 19 and I live in Toronto, Canada. I just finished my bedroom at the end of May so I thought I would post! I haven’t found any window coverings that I like

New Bedroom!

New Bedroom!

Hi everyone :) My name is Katie, I’m 19 and I live in Toronto, Canada. I just finished my bedroom at the end of May so I thought I would post! I haven’t found any window coverings that I like

i have a new room…

i have a new room…

I haven’t posted pictures of my room since I moved out of my parents house and down to school, largely in part because it wasn’t the way I wanted it yet. Ultimately, I want to get lamps that are either

i have a new room…

i have a new room…

I haven’t posted pictures of my room since I moved out of my parents house and down to school, largely in part because it wasn’t the way I wanted it yet. Ultimately, I want to get lamps that are either

My favorite places…

My favorite places…

I joined this community so long ago, but have never posted. I just wanted to share my two favorite places in the apartment that I share with my boyfriend. These are my favorite places to curl up and keep warm.

My favorite places…

My favorite places…

I joined this community so long ago, but have never posted. I just wanted to share my two favorite places in the apartment that I share with my boyfriend. These are my favorite places to curl up and keep warm.