Posts Tagged "gardening"

Northwest Florida Fall Gardening Guide

  The summer is winding down at the beach. The kids are going back to school. The songs of the cicada carry on through the hot afternoons into the evening. Many traditional summer crops are waning, though southern staples are…

Seed and Planter Giveaway

GIVEAWAY! My sister, Dara Hartman owner of Dara Hartman Ceramics, and I are planning to do a combined giveaway for the holidays.  One lucky person will win a beautiful handmade ceramic planter by Dara Hartman Ceramics and five packs (your…

Seed Sale on Etsy

Today is the last day to save 50% on all seeds at our Etsy shop. Stop by and take a look before midnight central time. The sale includes all our open pollinated (non-GMO) seeds and organic sprouting seeds. Please enjoy…

Seed Germination Test

Let me first say, I have no idea how to accurately perform a proper germination test. I’m totally wingin’ it here. I’ve tested tiny quantities of seed for viability prior to planting in my personal garden, though this is my…

The Fall Seed Harvest

This is what the fall harvest table looks like at our house. Beginning in September, small plates, bowls, racks, and ramekins filled with seeds and other garden finds start to collect on every horizontal surface. This photo is actually a…

Simple Sprouting Recipes eBook

Looking for ways to enjoy your sprouts? Need direction on how to grow your sprouts? Our new e-Book, Simple Sprouting Recipes is now available as a downloadable PDF. Our recipe book features 15 sprout recipes and directions for growing all…

Easy Fall Plantings

At the farmers market, I’m often asked, “What’s the easiest thing to plant?”. This is usually from someone who is new to gardening, new to gardening in Florida, or hasn’t had much gardening success. If you want to get started…

The Garden Has Sprung

My daughter recently said, “I’m not a procrastinator, I just like to do things later.” Even at 22, she’s so cute. I’m not procrastinating, I’ve just been super busy! It’s been two weeks since my last post, a little longer…

Design Your Dream Garden

Do you have a vision of the garden you’ve always wanted? Learn how to make your dream a reality. I will be offering a basic garden design class that will guide you through the steps to bring your vision to…

New Zone Map

I stand corrected from my previous post. We, the coast of Bay County, are officially in Zone 9a. You can see your new USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map here: USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map.