How-to Grow Sunflower Seeds by Linda Bailey

Sunflower Single Flower Petals Photograph Close Up

Advice on Growing Sunflower Seeds, in a few Quick Steps, by Mrs. Linda Bailey! I love the look of sunflowers growing in my garden, but I love the taste of their seeds even more!   However I have had problems in the past with harvesting my sunflower seeds. I live in a very hot and humid climate, so mold is a definite problem. Birds and other animals … [Read more...]

When Do You Put Hummingbird Feeders Out?

When Do Hummingbird Feeders Go Out

How Do Your Know When to Put the Hummingbird Feeders Out? Humming birds are such beautiful creatures with their iridescent feathers in all colors of the rainbow, delicate beaks and marvelous bodies coupled with unique flying abilities. These wonderful birds also symbolize love, joy and beauty as well as speed. It's no wonder then that we love to attract hummingbirds to … [Read more...]

How to Design and Maintain a Dry Garden

Dry Gian Saguaro Cactus Plant

If you live in the dry west area of the country, having a dry garden is probably the best you could ever do. This is because the plants are beautiful, take up less water and therefore, thrive in areas that do not get a lot of natural rain water.   What's more, when you have a dry garden, you do not have to water as much, which in the end saves you a lot of … [Read more...]