March 2013

Beautiful Begonias Indoors

Sorting out the various types of begonia.

Posted: 3/29/2013 by Margot | with 1 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - What a difference a year makes

Richmond area gardeners are getting a little frustrated with the weather we are experiencing this year. But, let’s put it into perspective and just maybe we can put a smile on our face.

Posted: 3/26/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 2 comment(s)

Summer Long Color in Shade!

Drought tolerant plants that can take shade AND provide color all summer long? Yes, they do exist!

Posted: 3/26/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 2 comment(s)

Indoor Gardening on a Small Scale

Enjoying dwarf or miniature houseplants.

Posted: 3/23/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - Forsythia and Crabgrass

What is the magical marriage between forsythia and crabgrass control.

Posted: 3/19/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 1 comment(s)

The Beauty of Ugly Houseplants

Rare and unusual plants vs. pretty plants.

Posted: 3/19/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

So Exactly When is Our Last Frost?

Ever wondered when it's safe to move your houseplants outside and plant those tender summer veggies in the garden?

Posted: 3/18/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 1 comment(s)


A little introducation as to how I got started at The Great Big Greenhouse and our big upcoming Weather in the Garden event.

Posted: 3/12/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 5 comment(s)

A Real Bargain

I'm ready to plant my seeds--how deep do I go; how far apart do I plant--and when, when, when?

Posted: 3/11/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 10 comment(s)

New Indoor Plant Blog

Houseplant blog introduction

Posted: 3/9/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)