Questions frequently asked about planting and growing tulips answered by a gardening expert. Questions frequently asked about planting and growing tulips answered by a gardening expert.

What are the best types of tulips to plant? Many of the hybrid (grown and bred) tulips that came from Holland or from one of the Holland tulip festivals are some of the best. You can plant beauties such as Red Emperor, Florentine, or other varieties of both single and double blooming flowers. For more…

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Canning pickled asparagus. Step-by-step beginning instructions for canning perfect pickled asparagus. No pressure canner needed! Canning pickled asparagus. Step-by-step beginning instructions for canning perfect pickled asparagus. No pressure canner needed!

Yay! It’s asparagus season again. We have asparagus fields not even 10 miles from where we live and I have never gone to a farm to buy fresh cut asparagus. Well, this year I did, and I am so glad that I did. Time to learn how to can pickled asparagus. From April to June,…

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These fairy doors for trees are the perfect accessories for your DIY fairy garden. These fairy doors for trees are the perfect accessories for your DIY fairy garden.

I love fairy gardens and miniature gardens. I am always looking for new ideas for them. There are a lot of fun items you can make for yourself for them, but there are other things that are just easier to purchase. One of the things I’m always on the lookout for are cute fairy garden…

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Colored deviled eggs! Surprise your family and friends this Easter with these colored deviled eggs. Colored deviled eggs! Surprise your family and friends this Easter with these colored deviled eggs.

Several years ago a friend of mine came over to spend Easter with us and brought us some lovely colored deviled eggs. I’d never seen anything like it before! The deviled eggs looked liked colored Easter eggs. Last week I stumbled on a post that describes how to do it. It’s very easy! To make…

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Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden. Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden.

Annuals are a great addition to any garden. There are many varieties to choose from and many are easy to grow. Annuals flower all summer long, many until frost. Here are five of the most popular, long blooming annuals. Geraniums Technically a Pelargonium, geraniums are hugely popular in gardens. They are very easy to grow,…

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