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Top 5 Gifts for the Gardening Guru

December is here and with it comes the final countdown to Christmas. This generally fills me with minor panic thinking of all the decorating, cooking and shopping that must be completed in 24 short days. If you are anything like me, I hope I can help with giving you a series of ideas and tips [...]

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Deck the Halls with Fall

Deck the Halls with Fall

Halloween is less than a week away and that means Thanksgiving is just around the corner. It is time to bring a little fall beauty in from the garden to make your whole home feel warm and inviting for the holidays! First Impressions Make it easy for guests to find your home with pumpkin house [...]

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Featured Product: Moss Rocks!

Moss Rocks! have arrived! I am pretty excited about our newest product here at MasterGardening.com- Moss and Stone Gardens- Moss Rocks! These handmade ceramic containers are pre-planted with beautiful and lush dicranum moss that will bring a little spring to your home year round, even during the long winter months. The best part of the [...]

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Bats: Our Nocturnal Garden Helpers

Bats: Our Nocturnal Garden Helpers

When it comes to insects most gardeners can use all the help they can get fending off these unwanted insects. One great garden helper that most never think about is bats! Bats can eat 1000 mosquitoes in 1 hour! That’s great news for any outdoor enthusiast. In addition to mosquitoes a bats diet consists of [...]

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Garden Spotlight – October 2011

Garden Spotlight – October 2011

October is here! Which means dropping temperatures, Halloween, fall crops and a new Garden Spotlight winner! We feature a different garden each month picking from garden photos submitted by our readers and loyal customer. Congratulations Kathy Hellman your garden is the winner of our October Garden Spotlight! Kathy we will be getting your Deluxe Apple Slicer Corer Peeler right [...]

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Pinterest Love: Wordless Wednesday

Pinterest Love: Wordless Wednesday

I have a new obsession- Pinterest! I have been using the site for the past few months and think that it is in a word Fantastic! I thought I would share a few of my favorite pins for this weeks – Wordless Wednesday. Pinterest Pinterest Pinterest Pinterest

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Don’t Let Heavy Rains Get Your Garden Down

Don’t Let Heavy Rains Get Your Garden Down

All the rain of the past few weeks has me thinking of all the great products that help me keep the garden growing in the worst weather and those that I wish I had! While our area was luckily to have avoided the worst of Irene and Lee our garden is still a waterlogged squishy [...]

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Garden Spotlight – September 2011

Garden Spotlight – September 2011

August has come to a close and this past weekends Labor Day celebrations have brought the unofficial start of fall and a new Garden Spotlight winner! We had a ton of entries this month! While the winner is selected by employee vote, I would like to share with you a few of my personal favorites! [...]

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From Kitschy to Fabulous: The Revival of the Pink Flamingo

From Kitschy to Fabulous: The Revival of the Pink Flamingo

Pink flamingos were all the rage in the 50′s but in recent years have been regaled to kitschy garden ornaments. Now they are back in a big way, bringing a little nostalgia to the design world. While strolling through Pier 1 Imports recently I saw not only an adorable wicker pink flamingo that would be perfect [...]

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Planting Now for a Fall Garden

Planting Now for a Fall Garden

Now is the time to plant your fall garden and get a few more months of fresh vegetables. Some plants produce higher quality and more flavorful vegetables when they are allowed to mature during cooler weather, which makes late summer/early fall the perfect time for these veggies. While there is still plenty of time to [...]

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