A reliably scenic entrance to this seasonal shift is the blossoming of our many local Japanese magnolia trees. This tree is one of the earlier flowering trees to bloom, and can often pop as early as late winter.
While visually being able to identify a birds' species is pretty cool, recognition by their call is a whole other mastery. Especially when you stop to think about how the tiny, specific details which make each call or drum so distinct.
The Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea), is a small bird in the family Cardinalidae. It is migratory, ranging from southern Canada to northern Florida during the breeding season, and from southern Florida to northern South America...
Pressing flowers allows you to preserve blossoms for identification or inspire a host of different craft projects. It can also serve as a way to record your garden's evolution while preserving the moments of spring and summer beauty.
Before spring’s arrival, we became inspired by yet another amazingly beautiful Japanese garden method, Kokedama. Kokedama is a style of Japanese bonsai, where a plant's root system is simply wrapped in sphagnum moss...
One way to start becoming more self-sufficient, stick it to the man, and reduce your monthly grocery bill is to simply grow your own food. Ryler, my housemate and I created our little dreamscape garden the end of summer 13'.
It's just about early spring, so that means it's the perfect time to plant your potatoes. Potatoes are one of the first food crops you can plant once the season begins, and we've enlisted an expert to help us maximize our harvest.
The window of opportunity is quickly drawing to a close for this season's chance to get yr bulbs in the ground. But rather late than never, right? We're starting off our garden section with what it takes to start a garden - bby bulbs!