I LOVE big projects! This past season, I took on a few projects that pushed me to figure out how to build structures for my flowers that would be lightweight and strong. This is my method for building floral wall panels.
After quite a bit of deliberation, I bought a Farmer’s Friend caterpillar kit to serve as our first walk-in growing space. Read on for my reasoning, and how we modified the kit to suit our environment and growing needs. Helpful “wish I knew ahead of time” tips included!
It is almost dahlia planting time on the farm and tubers from our sale are on their way to flower farmers and home gardeners all across the country as I write. Here is a quick start guide for dahlia planting and care through harvest time.
Snow, wind, rain. Spring in the Adirondacks can be tough. But what I’ve learned is that my favorite spring flowers can be tough, too. With just a little help, you’d be surprised how early you can plant, even here.