Hello all, I am so excited about this upcoming year! I am not usually one for resolutions but I decided that there are things that must be done, and learned, therefore a to-do list needed to be made. My gardening resolutions are a combination of demystifying certain areas of gardening as well as simply growing

Warmth and Gifts

Keep Those Plants Warm We are well into December which means Christmas and frosts, lots or rain, or for many, feet of snow. It also means you may have plants out in the yard that need a little protection from the winter weather. Here a few tips for keeping those trees, shrubs, or plants a

Today we m eet December 1st. Where I am located it is sunny. A brisk north wind passes through intermittently, sending bright yellow leaves flying this way and that like children playing tag. It is a normal winter day, which I am thankful for. Here in the Northern Valley of California our winters have not