I Love Flower Gardening

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 People

    New House

    So at my old house I used to have a beautiful flower garden planted around our old brick silo. Sometimes people even came when they drove by to compliment me on my flower garden. Unfortunately this year I had to move and at the house I am living at now has no sun that hits it at...
    csrb824 csrb824
    18-21, F
    Jun 3, 2012

    Living Bouquets

    I grow lots of useful flowers like poppies, irises, daiseys, herbs, foxgloves. Things have to be useful either for food or medicine to be considered in my garden, plus no fuss. I'm experimenting with the concept of living bouquets, mixes of flowers that compliment one another...
    Fragranthands Fragranthands
    46-50, F
    Jan 13, 2012

    Need My Hands In The Dirt!

    I need to have a week from work with no other responsibilities so I can get my flower beds in order!  I think the Easter cold weather snap is over and I can start getting some color in the ground!  I want to plant some Vincas around my Encore Red Azaleas!  The...
    silentwellofsorrow silentwellofsorrow
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 30, 2010

    Finally Ours

    My wife and I have been married this June 30 years. We have a 19 y/o and 2 pets and have moved 5 times. The house we live in is the smallest but we have finally made a flower garden. We have never made a garden before and sure he planted plants or had plants but we finally have...
    tu87op tu87op
    51-55, M
    Apr 21, 2012

    Perennials Really

    My gardens are made up primarily of perennials. I enjoy the challenge of pairing colors, bloom times, etc.
    PeachesGalore PeachesGalore
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 31, 2011
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