brown hand woven basket filled with yellow flowers
Curing the Gardening Phobia

How to Be a Garden Boss

4 minutes

So you’re now a homeowner, and most of the inside is settled and you’re thinking about the yard. Or trying to avoid thinking about it…but there it is…under your feet…every day as you walk out to the car.

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Curing the Gardening Phobia

“Sweet flowers are slow and weeds make haste”*

The Sentimental Gardener

I’m not a sentimental gardener…that is, I don’t let every cute little thing grow just to see whether it might have a flower.

Don’t get me wrong…I once tried the “wildflower mix”…but all the little spindly things looked no different from weeds. I didn’t know how to weed the patch and ended up ripping it all out. But in that spot, I still hesitate over some seedlings…thinking they might be leftovers and maybe I should let them grow. Continue reading ““Sweet flowers are slow and weeds make haste”*”