Bad news

Bad news

So I started watering my African Violet from the bottem, and now my flowers are dying… It seems I am able to grow plants but to buy them and KEEP them alive is another thing. Also when I bought my

Bad news

Bad news

So I started watering my African Violet from the bottem, and now my flowers are dying… It seems I am able to grow plants but to buy them and KEEP them alive is another thing. Also when I bought my

Crazy Sunflowers

Crazy Sunflowers

In reference to yesterday’s post about the weirdness of Sunflowers this year, here are mine… ” I think it looks like she’s wearing flowers in her hair… “

Crazy Sunflowers

Crazy Sunflowers

In reference to yesterday’s post about the weirdness of Sunflowers this year, here are mine… ” I think it looks like she’s wearing flowers in her hair… “

Tree ID

Tree ID

As requested, here is a photo of the bark of the tree I was trying to identify the other day: My mom thinks it is some kind of plum. I live in Tallahassee, which is in north Florida, zone 8.

Tree ID

Tree ID

As requested, here is a photo of the bark of the tree I was trying to identify the other day: My mom thinks it is some kind of plum. I live in Tallahassee, which is in north Florida, zone 8.

More garden plans

More garden plans

Some crocuses I saw today inspired me to do some more garden planning. This is what the garden looks like today: More or less. Imagine the green lawn to be all yellow 20cm long grass with moss inbetween. Three red

More garden plans

More garden plans

Some crocuses I saw today inspired me to do some more garden planning. This is what the garden looks like today: More or less. Imagine the green lawn to be all yellow 20cm long grass with moss inbetween. Three red

Cheap living room A/V equipment storage

Cheap living room A/V equipment storage

So target had a deal on 3 shelved wire racks for $13 a piece, picking up three I was able to reorganize my computer and av equipment in the living room. The computer needed to be by the tv as

Cheap living room A/V equipment storage

Cheap living room A/V equipment storage

So target had a deal on 3 shelved wire racks for $13 a piece, picking up three I was able to reorganize my computer and av equipment in the living room. The computer needed to be by the tv as

Pic post

Pic post

Massive update of pictures. These are by no means all the plants I have, this is like, not enough a tenth, so it’s just a few random shots here and there. I should really do a comprehensive post of everything

Pic post

Pic post

Massive update of pictures. These are by no means all the plants I have, this is like, not enough a tenth, so it’s just a few random shots here and there. I should really do a comprehensive post of everything

Color questions

Color questions

I don’t have my own apartment, so I hope this is okay! I’m moving back home after being away at school for two years. My bedroom is pink, with pink vertical stripes, and white trim & doors. The carpet and

Color questions

Color questions

I don’t have my own apartment, so I hope this is okay! I’m moving back home after being away at school for two years. My bedroom is pink, with pink vertical stripes, and white trim & doors. The carpet and

this morning…

this morning…

WHEW! I was just looking through the posts and saw that someone had recently been RIPPED by the mod for not cutting. Hope this works! just some photos of my backyard “garden” this morning. i put garden like that because

this morning…

this morning…

WHEW! I was just looking through the posts and saw that someone had recently been RIPPED by the mod for not cutting. Hope this works! just some photos of my backyard “garden” this morning. i put garden like that because

Plant ID Please

Plant ID Please

I live in Central Maryland, and after a very rainy weekend, I found that these pretty babies had popped up to say hello in my front bed. I have no idea what they are. I know a friend told me

Plant ID Please

Plant ID Please

I live in Central Maryland, and after a very rainy weekend, I found that these pretty babies had popped up to say hello in my front bed. I have no idea what they are. I know a friend told me

Garden in September, caterpillar, mystery plant.

Garden in September, caterpillar, mystery plant.

Hello. First, Here are a few pictures I just took. What I call the hot border. It’s the side that gets the most sun. When I posted a couple of months back, the succulents and nasturtiums were in charge. Now

Garden in September, caterpillar, mystery plant.

Garden in September, caterpillar, mystery plant.

Hello. First, Here are a few pictures I just took. What I call the hot border. It’s the side that gets the most sun. When I posted a couple of months back, the succulents and nasturtiums were in charge. Now

Coleus

Coleus

I had a bunch of coleus seeds left over so figured to go ahead and plant them. I didn’t thin them out early on because I wanted to be sure of what colors they were going to turn to. Now

Coleus

Coleus

I had a bunch of coleus seeds left over so figured to go ahead and plant them. I didn’t thin them out early on because I wanted to be sure of what colors they were going to turn to. Now

Berry bush/tree?

Berry bush/tree?

One more thing, what kind of tree/bush is this? I thought it was a weed tree and tried to cut it down last year but it’s in an awkard placed, tucked behind the clothes line and I couldn’t cut it

Berry bush/tree?

Berry bush/tree?

One more thing, what kind of tree/bush is this? I thought it was a weed tree and tried to cut it down last year but it’s in an awkard placed, tucked behind the clothes line and I couldn’t cut it

Holdsworth House, Halifax, England

Holdsworth House, Halifax, England

My sister in law got married last week at Holdsworth House in Halifax and the place was really lovely. It was a bit of a cloudy day but I took some garden photos anyway.

Holdsworth House, Halifax, England

Holdsworth House, Halifax, England

My sister in law got married last week at Holdsworth House in Halifax and the place was really lovely. It was a bit of a cloudy day but I took some garden photos anyway.

Garden Pic spam – not for the fainthearted or those with dial up…

Garden Pic spam – not for the fainthearted or those with dial up…

Hi, newbie here. I have put some pictures of my garden behind the cut. Just to be kind to those who have dial up. I’ve been here for nine years, and it started off as grass up to the fence.

Garden Pic spam – not for the fainthearted or those with dial up…

Garden Pic spam – not for the fainthearted or those with dial up…

Hi, newbie here. I have put some pictures of my garden behind the cut. Just to be kind to those who have dial up. I’ve been here for nine years, and it started off as grass up to the fence.

Living Room Makeover

Living Room Makeover

So basically, on a whim I’ve decided to go from a bright living room to a light, calming one. This means that in one week I’ve managed to take almost everything off the walls and repaint also. I’m still waiting

Living Room Makeover

Living Room Makeover

So basically, on a whim I’ve decided to go from a bright living room to a light, calming one. This means that in one week I’ve managed to take almost everything off the walls and repaint also. I’m still waiting

For the Apartment decorator on a budget, take two

For the Apartment decorator on a budget, take two

The whole room, building, painting, and decorating, caost about $1000. Most of that was in building though. My bed. The expensive thing here is the comforter, which I paid about $100 for, but it’s a $400 comforter and worth the

For the Apartment decorator on a budget, take two

For the Apartment decorator on a budget, take two

The whole room, building, painting, and decorating, caost about $1000. Most of that was in building though. My bed. The expensive thing here is the comforter, which I paid about $100 for, but it’s a $400 comforter and worth the

I recently had my room redecorated

I recently had my room redecorated

Hello everyone! I’m Jacqui, 17, from Australia, and I recently had my room redecorated and I’m very proud of it. Hope you all enjoy! Before Photos: The process: Proof that I did paint! (At least that section, anyway) Aaaand my

I recently had my room redecorated

I recently had my room redecorated

Hello everyone! I’m Jacqui, 17, from Australia, and I recently had my room redecorated and I’m very proud of it. Hope you all enjoy! Before Photos: The process: Proof that I did paint! (At least that section, anyway) Aaaand my

What is it? aka One Very Sick Tomato

What is it? aka One Very Sick Tomato

When an entire family of gardeners from way back says, collectively, “I’ve never seen that before,” I tend to take notice. My uncle came to my mom and step-dad’s today while I was there. He’s having a problem with his

What is it? aka One Very Sick Tomato

What is it? aka One Very Sick Tomato

When an entire family of gardeners from way back says, collectively, “I’ve never seen that before,” I tend to take notice. My uncle came to my mom and step-dad’s today while I was there. He’s having a problem with his