Weed Cloth: A Rant

A rant, but also some good advice for starting a garden… DO NOT USE WEED CLOTH! Learn from my mistakes; below you’ll find out why weed cloth is such a mistake, but you can also stop reading and just trust me that mulch makes a better weed barrier than any weed cloth you will find…

Creeping Phlox

I planted this phlox two years ago and it’s at least quadrupled in size. It will get even bigger this year. I planted two other colors at the same time, but they haven’t done nearly as well. I don’t know if it’s grown so well because of the variety or where it’s planted, but I think…

A Fresh Start

I’m starting to get the garden prepared after a long winter. With the early February warmth, and the late March snow, the weeds got a head start and my own planting was stalled. But, it’s been a beautiful weekend and it’s really never too late to start when it comes to the garden. I wish…