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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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Croton Indoors
Indoor Gardening

Can You Grow Croton Plants Indoors?

Croton plants are known for their vibrant colors. There are many people who choose to grow these plants outdoors. However, you might also want to grow Croton plants indoors. Does growing them indoors affect their colors? Basic Plant Information Croton…

Flowers & Blooms

Pruning Young Roses: Yes or No?

Many rose owners wonder when it’s the best time to prune their roses. There are different opinions about this. Many inexperienced gardeners wonder if it’s ok to prune a young rose or if it’s best to leave it alone for…

White Bird of Paradise Plant
Flowers & Blooms

White Bird of Paradise Vital Facts

Bird of Paradise is a gorgeous plant known for its orange flowers. Its scientific name is Strelitzia reginae and it is often used for cut flowers. However, there are numerous Bird of Paradise plants and not all of them are…

Moth Orchid
Flowers & Blooms

How to Care for a Moth Orchid

Moth orchids are known as difficult plants to grow indoors. The truth is that they are not so complicated but they do require some dedication. They can be easy to grow as long as you follow some guidelines on how…

Impatiens Flowers
Flowers & Blooms

How to Grow Impatiens

Growing impatiens is easy. These flowers are beautiful and you can enjoy them in your garden. They provide color throughout the year and can look great in your garden. Many people overlook impatiens flowers but they are ideal for beginner…

Impatiens as Potted Plants
Container Gardening

Growing Impatiens as Potted Plants

Impatiens are gorgeous plants that can make a difference in any garden. These are shade-loving plants so they are ideal for all those shaded corners in a garden, as well as places under the trees or around rocks. Impatiens add…

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