Sometimes, getting through the months of December and January can be tough for a gardener. But, February arrives and we can see the light at the end of the tunnel. Seed catalogs begin to arrive with their irresistible pictures, seed packets are beginning to show up in stores and the days are beginning to get […]

The slight increase in temperature brings out the blooms, the bees, and shorts above the knees. While I wouldn’t’ say it is quite warm enough for shorts just yet, the Boise State students seem to take advantage of any day above 60 degrees to temporarily bring out their summer wardrobe. The good news is the […]

In the spring time, it is natural to think about planting flowers and vegetables, but it is also a good time to think about planting evergreens. While any shrub or tree gives some year round form to the landscape, nothing does it as uniformly as an evergreen. Before everything has burst into color, it is […]