Tag archives for Leons Garden

A Garden as Sanctuary

Don't forget flowers in your garden; this year, nasturtiums and salvia are growing wild in our yard. They attract bees and hummingbirds, add color, and bring calm to your morning routine.

Jerry Likes My Corn!

My garden is about 10 days old, and it is already starting to thrive. Some mishaps have occurred along the way--one eggplant seedling got a little overwatered, and the squirrels have dug up a few areas, but overall the farm is doing well.

Garden 2011 Is Here

This is the third consecutive year that I have planted a garden in our backyard. The benefits to gardening are many: exercise, Vitamin D from the sun, controlling what you eat, and developing an ecosystem in your own backyard.

Fall Planting

This weekend, after feeling under the weather for a few days, I decided to start my fall planting.  I had been thinking about it for a while, and then I decided to just get off the sofa and do it.  ...