Month: June 2017

Urban Garden

Well, I was reading this article about “Urban Gardening” and thought I would share some of my thoughts. Urban gardening to me is gardening anywhere there is more people per acre than mature trees.   No Space, No Problem: Not everyone has a backyard, roof or balcony. To overcome this issue, start a container garden. [Continue]

Lemon Verbena

Lemon verbena, also known as Aloysia triphylla, is generally known to be one of the most strongly scented and intense of the lemon scented plants. Although lemon verbena is native to South America, it has become an easily accessible plant in most countries. The perennial can stand 2-3 feet high and has small purplish-white flowers. [Continue]