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How to #Prune #Geranium #Flowers! #gardeningtips

One of the secrets to beautiful Geranium flowers is to prune or “deadhead” the spent bloom as soon as it’s finished blooming. This video shows what the “spent” bloom looks like and how to “deadhead” it. There are 2 more secrets to beautiful Geranium flowers … to learn them, click here. For more on pruning, […]

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3 #GardeningTips to #Grow Big #Red #Geranium #Flowers!

  Geraniums are very easy to grow and will give you large red clusters of flowers if they are happy! What are the secrets to big Red Geranium blooms? Geraniums are heavy feeders. They like to be fertilized once every week or two. We use an organic fertilizer. Pruning dead blooms helps the plant to […]


Front Sidewalk #Garden is #LowMaintenance! #gardening

  Our Front Sidewalk Garden includes Red Potted Geraniums, Japanese Wildflowers, Euonymus Shrub, Tall Arborvitae Evergreens, and Irises. In our birdbath, we placed Hens and Chicks succulent plants. The Front Sidewalk Garden is very low maintenance … we prune the Euonymus a couple of times per year to keep it small. The Japanese Wildflowers require […]

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What Happened 2 #Butterfly Eggs Laid on #Geraniums? #butterflies

This is an update to our post about discovering butterfly eggs on our Salmon Geraniums. To find out what happened to the butterfly eggs, see the video at the bottom of this post … >>>>>>>>>>>>> I just watered our Salmon Geraniums and noticed little black eggs on a few leaves. Since the eggs are black, […]


Deck/Patio #Garden for a #GardenParty! #lilies #begonias #geranium

Why Build a Deck/Patio Garden? Plants help soften the lines of a deck or patio. Plants add colorful interest to a deck or patio. Plants help beautify a deck or patio. Plants add to your deck or patio experience by drawing your attention to colorful arrangements. Relaxing on your deck or patio, and admiring beautiful […]

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Salmon Geranium how to garden beginner gardener

#Butterfly Eggs Laid on Salmon #Geranium! #butterflygardening

I just watered our Salmon Geraniums and noticed little black eggs on a few leaves. Since the eggs are black, and I’ve seen Black Tiger Swallowtail butterflies in our garden, I assume they are Black tiger Swallowtail butterfly eggs. I will keep an eye on the eggs, and keep this post updated with photos and […]


3 Steps to #Transplant (Move) a #Plant! #planting #howtoplant

Why Move A Plant? There are many reasons for moving a plant. It may have outgrown it’s location. It may need more or less sun than it receives in it’s current location. Whatever the reason, the degree of difficulty depends on the size of the plant. How to Move A Plant For small plants, such […]

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