Boomer’s Journal: A better home and garden

August 1, 2019
Gardening and the word “hobby” were not synonymous in my world when I grew up on the farm. I don’t think it was in mother’s world either. Oh, she wanted a beautiful garden alright, and I think she might have ...

In Your Garden: Garden Invaders

June 27, 2013
There are some plants that just love your garden.  So much so that they want every bit of it.  Quite often, it will be a plant that another, hopefully, unwitting gardener, has passed on. “Pass on plants” are great, but ...

In Your Garden: Talking Lawns

May 1, 2013
One only needs to walk by Bunkey’s yard to see that he is not “lawn proud’. There are all kinds of weeds in his grass. Most of us deal with some weeds in our lawn. Weeds are messengers. They can ...