Monthly Archives: September 2013

  • Reasons to Live in Houston – Summer – From a Gardening Perspective

    Posted on September 11, 2013 by Kristin in The Home Garden.

    Summer Frequent summer rains allow for easier garden maintenance and supplemental watering is required only every other day with no rainfall.  If you have irrigation in your garden area, then watering is even easier especially while you are on vacation. My recommendation is to leave your garden at ground level instead of using a typical […]

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  • Reasons to Live in Houston – Spring – From a Gardening Perspective

    Posted on September 10, 2013 by Kristin in The Home Garden.

    Spring Early spring is the perfect opportunity for fruit tree planting. Peaches, Loquat, Kiwi, Fig, Pomegranate, Blueberries, and more fruiting trees and shrubs are best planted in the early Spring to avoid the stresses of summer and winter on the plant before they are established. Blackberries are in full bloom for weeks before fruiting. You […]

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