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Christmas Cactus or Thanksgiving Cactus?

Christmas Cactus or Thanksgiving cactus, many times they are confused or mis-labeled.  I show you how easy it is to tell which one is which. Do you know the difference between a Thanksgiving cactus and a Christmas cactus?   I see folks all the time wondering why their so called ‘Christmas cactus’ is setting buds …

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How to Plant Iris and Do it Right

How to Plant Iris flowers correctly is really very simple.  This is an easy step by step on how to plant Irises for the best flowering, healthy plants, and years of enjoyment. Start with healthy Iris rhizomes. Iris prefer well draining soil and to be planted shallowly. Give them plenty of sunlight and enjoy their …

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Pruning Climbing Roses for Optimum Bloom

I am sharing my Pruning Roses post because I am a rebel gardener and my methods are not always compatible with what the ‘establishment’ claims is best practices. Why? Because I found those methods are not always correct in my climate and type of roses! How to Prune climbing roses is the how to of …

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