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Plant Problems in late spring

Below are details of the biggest challenges and losses but here are a few pix of some of the successes: At the end of April I posted info about new #perennial plantings and other seedlings that were started. All of the plants were placed accordingly since balconies have their own micro climates based […]

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First Blooms and Some Plant Challenges

The new moon brought with it many first blooms – Latyrus odoratus – sweet pea – A slow start from seed and a few were planted in different areas as an experiment.  One in particular the one that has its first flowers has grown the tallest, a couple alongside it are doing ok. […]

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Luxuriant Flowers – Hydrangea

Close-up Hydrangea macrophylla Often we find hydrangeas for sale that already have flowers, but normally they begin to flower in June once established in our gardens. So relax in the second year when the leaves are small and there are no flowers to be seen in April or May. Plus it is possible […]

Canna growing at Gradina Botanica in Cluj

Flower power made easy on your balcony!

The plants featured in this post make great additions to your balcony garden. They can be grown in containers & beds and tare easy grow. Oh did I mention too that they are PRETTY! Here they are –

Planning your balcony garden? read this article filled with tips and tricks.


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