Germination Progress

I'm pleased to say that most of my seedlings (so far) are up. All of the White Horehound, Milk Thistle, Yarrow, and Chamomile are sprouted and doing well. Today I also noticed that some of my onions have also begun to sprout. I'm still waiting for my Valerian and Rosemary to sprout. Hopefully they'll start … Continue reading Germination Progress

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What’s Germinating

It's still too early for me to start many of my plants here in Michigan, but I was able to start my Flat of Italy and my herbs last week. Flat of Italy This is an intermediate onion (meaning they form bulbs and produce well in almost any zone) that is a brilliant "red" color. … Continue reading What’s Germinating

For the Love of Bees!

My latest project revolves around those buzzing beauties; the bees.  The struggling population needs all the help it can get. Little did I know that some of the herbs I've been growing over the last few years are already a favorite of the bee. Plus the vegetable garden brought in quite the crowd last year. … Continue reading For the Love of Bees!

The Garden Grows

While it's still early in Michigan for starting vegetable plants, it is perfect timing for some of the slower growing herbs. Yesterday, to be exact, marked the first day of the 2016 growing season for me and I was all too happy to be "playing" in dirt. Currently I have eight plants/seeds under my nursery … Continue reading The Garden Grows