Month: August 2018

5 Tips for Starting a Fall Garden - How to start a fall garden - What to plant in a fall garden #fallgarden #gardening

Starting a Fall Garden

Thinking about starting a fall garden? The harvests don’t have to end because the summer does. Take advantage of an additional growing season and start a fall garden! Fill the harvest basket with spinach, carrots, kale, broccoli and more.  Starting a fall garden in warm places like Arizona, means even more variety in the garden.  Disclaimer: […] Read more…

The best way to water outdoor potted plants #containergardening #watering #containergarden

The Best Way to Water Outdoor Potted Plants

Planting in containers is a simple way to add beauty and additional growing areas in your yard. Unfortunately, watering plants in containers isn’t always simple. I have tried many different methods for watering outdoor potted plants through the years. I’ve found the best way to water outdoor potted plants is by using ollas. The best […] Read more…

How to Grow Kale- Five Tips for Growing kale- #kale #gardening #howtogrow

How to Grow Kale

Kale is a garden superfood. It’s very easy to grow and good for you too! According to The Vegetable Gardener’s Bible, kale is “almost perfect. Kale has just about everything – good looks, good flavor, and high vitamin and mineral content. Plus it’s super-hardy and rarely bothered by bugs. Kale is like a really good […] Read more…

Arizona Garden in August #arizonagardening #arizonagarden #augustgarden #gardening #gardenlist

Arizona Garden in August

Low desert Arizona garden in August What grows in low desert Arizona gardens in August? I’ll show you. All of these pictures come from my garden in Mesa, Arizona.  What to do in your low desert Arizona garden in August Prepare your Arizona garden in August for fall planting by removing spent summer-heat loving vegetables and […] Read more…