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Pamela Groppe
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Flower Patch Farmhouse, painting, growing, sewing and a bit of cooking too!
Flower Patch Farmhouse, painting, growing, sewing and a bit of cooking too!

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Did you know that June 19 – 25 is National Pollinators Week?  Yes we celebrate these wonderful and very crucial critters.  Welcome garden pollinators by planting flowers they love! Garden Pollinators Butterflies Butterflies are great garden pollinators.…

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There is nothing quite as satisfying to me than taking a slip (cutting) from a prized plant and rooting it, dividing an overcrowded perennial and being able to give some to a flower loving friend or growing plants from seed you can’t buy at an everyday…

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I am a big fan of low growing, matting plants.  They are so wonderful between stepping stones, great as edging a bed and used in rock gardens.  There a so many to choose from but I will share ones I have actually grown and had success with.  All of these…

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The weather has finally stabilized into a warm pattern and I can safely put out my tomatoes and other heat loving plants.  I am quite behind many across the country but that is okay, I will be having a hey day in my garden while they will be forced inside…

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I have written several garden posts on roses and thought to organize them on one page for your reference.  Love roses?  Then I have you covered here.  All about roses – grow, propagate and prune! To view each individual post just click on the title and it…

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A very popular vine grown in cottage gardens is clematis.  There is such a variety of clematis you can grow and enjoy.  You can never have enough so I am going to share with you how to propagate clematis by layering. In a previous post I shared how I…

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This is right up my alley. Great ideas with the containers and I love her plant choices!

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Iris blooming is such a great intro to a new garden season.  They are easy to grow in most zones and they reward you year after year with more rhizomes that you can divide and share.  I love them even if their bloom can seem fleeting.  Today I share all…

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Propagating lavender from cuttings is one of those really easy and rewarding garden pleasures.  Not only do you get more plants but it is just plain fun to grow more for free.  This method is also used for rosemary. I have shared my propagation addiction…
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