Hawaii Dahlia

Mary’s Garden Grows: Dahlias!

Dahlias! Oh man, do I love them…like seriously could-get-addicted-to-them love them. They are so gorgeous with their almost perfect blooms. In my northwest Wisconsin zone 4 garden, they have to be dug up in the fall and the tubers stored indoors because of our harsh winters. I’ve been growing dahlias for several years now and …

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4 Way Succulent Frame

4 Way Succulent Frame

I had so much fun creating this rotating succulent frame!  Well…to be honest, everything didn’t go as planned so the process wasn’t all “fun” but the result was just how I envisioned it so it’s all good in the end.  I was watching an older Garden Answer video about cutting a heart out of a …

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Bear!!

On June 2nd, 2013, we had a surprising visitor to our yard!   While I gardened unknowingly in the front yard, my daughters noticed (well actually they noticed the dog’s barking first!) something strange in our backyard.   It was actually an hour or so later before we remembered the surveillance cameras!   Video starts …

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