Primary Earth-friendly Gardening Tenents:

*Tolerate minimal damage to plants and lawn from pests. *Build and maintain healthy soil by using compost and natural soil amendments. *Use chemicals as a last resort. *Use native plants when possible. They are adapted to the climate, soil and area pests. *Attract Beneficial Insects to increase pollination and decrease harmful pests. *Conserve water by using responsible watering methods.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Winter Solstice blues, er grey

‎50 degrees and rain ??? why are we having a PNW winter in Indiana!? Yep, my Midwest friends, THIS is what it looks like in the PNW for 6-8months a year. I was promised snow and I am feeling a wee bit jipped.