The Garden Blog at Pinder's

Memories for Mother’s Day

Every Mother’s Day, I arrange a bouquet of flowers for my grandmother.  I always include at least a few roses because the first exposure I ever had to caring for flowers was with her and her roses that grew along the fence line of my childhood home. It was the home she had raised my mother and aunt in. There were seven rose bushes, some pink,...
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Sweeten Spring with Salvia

We love Spring and we can think of so many ways to make it sweet but one of the very best, for many reasons, is to bring Salvia into your garden. Salvias, often referred to as ‘sages’ are actually members of the Mint family. There are so many varieties, all lovely, and all adored by Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds! By bringing Salvia home, you’re adding...
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There’s No Time Like the Present

…and it’s a gift, really.  We can take this point in time to be inspired by Nature and let it guide us in some really cool ways.  We’re thinking about being outside in that great weather and enjoying all the best of this time of year. Some Intentions we’re working on: Grow your own grove!  Adding citrus trees and other fruit trees to your yard will help you eat...
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