January

“In My Garden” is about what local gardeners are doing to care for their indoor and outdoor plants.  Seasonal advice is valid year after year, so scroll down or select the current month from the IN MY GARDEN menu .  Contributions are welcomed – add your comments!

Houseplants: I checked for insects and discovered SCALE on my orchids and SPIDER MITES on my Dipladenia vine. For more info about Houseplant Pests, click here.

Houseplants: Last week, I started fertilizing plants that are showing new growth with 1/4 strength 20-20-20. This made the plants look better – the longer days and the plant food gave them a boost. For more Advice on Fertilizing Houseplants, click here.

December

“In My Garden” is about what local gardeners are doing to care for their indoor and outdoor plants.  Seasonal advice is valid year after year, so scroll down or select the current month from the IN MY GARDEN menu .  Contributions are welcomed – add your comments!