Tag: Gourds

  • Fall Gardening chores interrupted.

    It was a beautiful day in Warren County PA. A perfect day for fall gardening chores, if gourds had not distracted me.

  • Gourd tips

    Gourds are amazing plants to grow in the garden. They can be used to craft with, as bird houses, as furniture and some are edible. Here are a few gourd tips.

  • Growing the Perfect Gourd Crop

    Gourds can vary from the small decorative gourds most popular for fall decorations and to the dishrag gourds used for cleaning. And who can forget the larger gourds that are used for canteens or even tables or toy boxes.

  • May – A Time For Iris And Peony

    May is iris and peony time throughout our section. The real work has already been done on these two and the results indicate just how thorough we were. The main thing now is to provide plenty of water through the flowering season, to produce top quality bloom. Each iris plant should have a feeding of one cupful of balanced fertilizer but it should be kept well away from the plant. It will be wise to note the ones that should be divided after flowering and perhaps prepare the soil for planting in new locations.