Growing ‘Kelvin Floodlight’ Dahlias…and Failing.

Hi Lovelies, One of my main missions this year was to document my failures and successes in the garden. This season started pretty disastrous and it wasn't until recently that I've felt as if I've finally somewhat pulled it all together. Alas, some victories are not meant to be had. This week I'll be taking…

Japanese Beetles: The Zinnia Destroyers

Hi Lovelies, It's that time of year again, you know, the end of June. ┬áThat means one thing for me - June bugs. While the term "June bugs"┬ácan apply to large variety of creepy crawlies, around here, people mainly mean Japanese Beetles. Ugh! Over the years, I've managed to learn quite a few interesting tidbits…