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October Gardening Tips for the Pacific Northwest
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October Gardening Tips for the Pacific Northwest

Are you looking for tips on October gardening in the Pacific Northwest during this busy time of seasonal transition? I’ll share what areas need attention in the early fall garden now that the leaves are starting to change color and summer flowers are fading away. It’s the beginning of the fall season and there’s a…

Benefits of Leaf Litter Mulch in the Garden and How to Make It
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Benefits of Leaf Litter Mulch in the Garden and How to Make It

Did you know that there’s another way to clean up all those autumn leaves piled throughout the yard? I’ll share how you can not only clean up those fallen leaves but use them as leaf litter mulch that will benefit your garden. I love so many things about the autumn season…pumpkin spice lattes, sitting in…

4 Easy Options for Overwintering Your Geraniums
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4 Easy Options for Overwintering Your Geraniums

What if I told you that your annual geraniums could live through the winter and be back in your garden in time for summer? In this post, I’ll help you do just that by sharing 4 easy options for overwintering your geraniums. Geraniums (Pelargonium hybrids) are usually grown as annuals, except where the climate is mild…

September Gardening Tips and To-Dos for the Pacific Northwest
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September Gardening Tips and To-Dos for the Pacific Northwest

Are you starting to see signs in your garden that the fall season is right around the corner? I’ll share essential September gardening tips and to-dos for your Pacific Northwest garden during this important time of seasonal transition. September always seems a bit confusing for me in the garden. Two seasons are basically happening at…