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Flower Classifications – Annuals, Perennials, Biennials?

When people think of flower classifications what comes to mind is usually what you were taught in middle-school Biology classes. Things like kingdom, class, order, family, genus, and species will more than likely pop into your brain. Well, I am going to re-route your thought proccesses and have you think of something much more simple. […]

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Best Garden Tools For Beginners – Don’t Break the Bank

When beginning a new hobby or sport, many people purchase everything possible for that particular activity before knowing what they even need. Some insist on looking the part before actually being the part. Gardening is a perfect example. The purpose of this post is to advise you on the best garden tools for beginners without […]

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Preparing Soil For Gardening – All Soil is Not Created Equal

So you have decided to create a garden. Woohoo! I hope you have read my previous blogs because they will help you with the fundamentals of gardening. Todays blog is going to touch upon various kinds of soil and preparing soil for gardening. The soil is “food” for plants and we want to make sure […]

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Starting a Garden for Beginners – It’s Not Difficult

As a beginner gardener you’re probably feeling a little overwhelmed as to where to begin. In my last blog I discussed basic  tips on location, water source, the sun’s movement, and the benefits of starting small. Today I am going to discuss the importance of discovering your planting zone, the importance ofknowing frost dates and […]


Gardening Ideas for Beginners: I Think I can!!

Anyone can create a garden, it just takes a little forethought, imagination, and vision. Before you know it you’re on the road to creating a lovely garden. It’s best to begin by contemplating which kind of garden you’d like to construct. Some gardening ideas for beginners include a beautiful flower garden full of zinnias or […]

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MY STORY – How I Became A Gardener

ABOUT NINA Welcome to my website! Whenever I show people the gardens I have created many respond, “Oh I don’t have a green thumb like you”. So many people underestimate their abilities and do not even realize the talent that is hidden within themselves. My first experience with gardening was as a little girl helping […]

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