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How To Care For Your Beautiful Phalaenopsis Orchid

  Many of these Phalaenopsis Orchid care tips came straight from the the growers themselves. Holy Orchidaceae batman – how fascinating, gorgeous and intriguing your flowers are.  Each of your blooms is like a work of art!  Also known as the Moth Orchid, this is the one that does the best as a houseplant and… Read more

Weekend Musings

The ginormous 7′ Rosemary in my front yard is coming into bloom and the honey bees are starting to trickle in.  They love the sky blue flowers and buzz from bloom to bloom doing their thing.  Let’s hear it for pollinators – we need them! That brings to mind the ages old saying: “busy as… Read more

How I Water My Phalaenopsis Orchids

Phalaenopsis Orchids are the most commonly bought orchids in the houseplant trade.   They’re the large flowered, cheery faced ones that do the best in our home environs and also the easiest to care for.  They’re sold in florist shops, in nurseries, in big box stores like Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Home Depot and Lowes…. Read more

Weekend Musings

  I have an internet based business and spend much of my days on the computer.  It’s not bad though because I work out of my shed which is right next to my back garden.  Besides being my office, it’s also holds all of my gardening tools and supplies.  Definitely a dual purpose structure! I… Read more

More On Far Out And Fabulous Ponytail Palms

  I get quite a few questions and comments regarding Ponytail Palms.  My 2 are doing great and growing like crazy since their recent repotting so here’s an update.  My neighbor has one that has multiple heads on the same trunk which I thought might interest you too.  And, you’ll find out how to get… Read more

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