Container Gardening: Best Flowers To Use

A while ago I shared a post about cute container gardening ideas, so I thought it might be fun to look at some of the best plants to use in those containers. (If you click on a link in this post and purchase a product I may receive a commission, but your purchase price remains the same.  Click here to read my full disclosure policy.) Pansies: Cottage At The Crossroads has used one of my favorite flowers in the galvanized tub below.  I love the way the color of the pansies look against the grey galvanized tub.  It’s such a soft Click Here To Read Full Post →

Summer Flowers In My Garden

One of my favorite things this time of year is being able to walk around outside in my garden and enjoy all the summer flowers that are blooming.  I love my backyard and I’m only able to enjoy it for a few months each summer, so I like to take advantage of the good weather. I couldn’t believe all the blooms on my blue hydrangea this year.  I’m almost embarrassed to tell you this, but for about the first three years we lived here neither of my hydrangeas had any blooms at all. Then, I read online that the blooms Click Here To Read Full Post →

Watson’s Nursery: Spring Flowers

Spring has arrived and that means I start thinking about Spring flowers.  And that means I start thinking about a trip to my favorite nursery, Watson’s Nursery in Puyallup, Washington.  Not only do they have the best flowers and plants in the area, but they have the best gift and home decor all attractively displayed as well as a large section with indoor plants and garden supplies. I always find something I want to add to my house or garden and this trip was no exception.  Look at those red geraniums.  They would look wonderful sitting on the steps leading Click Here To Read Full Post →