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Flowers and Plants

Add some color to your spaces with garden flowers, house plants and trees.
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ABOUT ME

Hi to everyone.
My name is Karen Travis!

I’m a gardening enthusiast with over 25 years of experience. When not working, I love digging in my garden. I grow everything I can from veggies to plants. I hope you enjoy my blog and that my blog inspires you to garden.

INSPIRATION

Gardening Basics

Don’t let strange
plants and bad soil
intimidate you.
Enjoy gardening success
in every season.

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Inspiration

Herbs

Basil Keeps You Healthy I

Basil is a great herb you can easily grow in your garden or even your home. It can be used in numerous ways. It adds a great flavor to your recipes so it’s used in numerous dishes. It’s not surprising…

Pest Control

Controlling Cabbage Worms: No Insecticides!

Cabbage worms are common pests that attack many vegetables. Cabbage and kale are particularly susceptible to these pests, but some other vegetables can also be a target of these insects. Keep in mind that cabbage worms have a great appetite….

Flowers & Blooms

Growing Blueberries II

Once you have prepared favorable conditions for blueberries, you are ready to plant. One of the most important things to keep in mind is the distance you need to keep between individual plants. For lowbush varieties, set plants two feet…

Flowers & Blooms

5 Unusual Spring Flowering Plants to Grow

There are some very popular and widely-available spring flowers many people like to grow in their gardens, such as tulips, crocus and hyacinths. These flowering plants are beautiful and will sure make your garden colorful. However, there are many other…

Flowers & Blooms

Taking Care of Coleus Plants

Coleus is a very versatile plant. It can be enjoyed all year round. If kept indoors, it can be used for foliage arrangements. It is known for its beautiful, colorful foliage that can be used for bouquets. Coleus plants are…

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