Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9
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Nina Williams commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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spiral Cereus peruvianus tennis ball Sept 2014

"Mutations are such fun in the plant world. "
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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JB Zone 9a TX commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's video
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Nearby Arizona desert wash flooding after a heavy rain

"Much needed I am sure....nice video"
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JB Zone 9a TX commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Keryn, USDA Zone 10 Australia commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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String of bananas old pot lemon tree Sept 2014

"Great old pot, hand made no doubt. The plants great too."
Nov 6
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String of bananas old pot lemon tree Sept 2014

Easy, simple and fun, a string of bananas plant (Senecio royleana) in a nearly-100-year-old hanging pot I bought at an antique store several years ago.
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anne andrews/7b commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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String of bananas old pot lemon tree Sept 2014

"You have the coolest pots! =)"
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Joan *Flower Angel*.. Z-8 commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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Barb Z-7b Okla commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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String of bananas old pot lemon tree Sept 2014

"Ooopss.. Super neat pot and plant U have their!! 100+ yr old pot?? wow.. Great find for sure.. "
Sep 15
Barb Z-7b Okla commented on Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9's photo
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String of bananas old pot lemon tree Sept 2014

"Grant, how are U handling the rain U have had and what is to come soon?? Gosh!! Never though so much rain would fall in Arizona like this.. Hope all goes well for U and your great cactus garden in the days to come..  "
Sep 15

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Which category best describes you?
Recreational Gardener, Garden Blogger
Website
http://www.facebook.com/grant.in.arizona
What kind of gardening do you like to do?
Cacti and succulents, citrus, anything variegated, indoors and out. I've been gardening every day since I was five. Like to talk plants? Friend me on facebook or here. Can't get enough garden talk!
How much time do you spend a week on average in your garden when weather permits?
As much time as possible! Love sneaking in some pre-work gardening, especially.

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At 2:50pm on May 02, 2014, Elizabeth Fowler gave Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9 a gift
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just to let you all know I'm tinking of you happy gardeningh
At 8:29pm on May 1, 2014, anne andrews/7b said…

Hi Grant, hope you and your family are doing good. [weather wise]

At 4:33pm on February 12, 2014, anne andrews/7b said…

Grant, see all the winter flower peddles falling...lol

At 10:29am on February 11, 2014, Joey Quigliano said…

Thank you I will as the weather changes here I will take more pictures ! :)

At 7:18pm on May 04, 2013, Deborah Hamel (Z9a-9b Arizona) gave Grant, Scottsdale,Arizona Zone 9 a gift
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Thank you for sharing the beauty in your garden through posted photographs. They inspire me!
At 6:44pm on December 19, 2012, rhonda j smith said…

i have more house plant pics just have tp put them up ,

At 5:08pm on December 16, 2012, Grace A. Kramer said…
Thanks Grant! I've had a summer home in Maine in the past and the soil can be sandy. Where I am now is good. I look forward to breaking ground in April.
At 10:32am on December 16, 2012, Clare Oliva said…

Grant, I also thought we were already friends! Well, glad we are now...

At 8:58pm on December 15, 2012, Vicky Myers said…

Thank you Grant for starting a new active group. I've been making banana bread almost every other day lately. I give it to the gals at the bank the guys at Teen Challenge thrift store, people/friends that I work for and anyone willing to take one. I've even been having some myself lately. I made little round ones in chick pot pie size tins only 1/2 full last night. Was going to take them to church and wanted lots of them to share but slept in and didn't make it to church.

At 3:22pm on December 15, 2012, Gail Freiherr Zn 7 TN said…

Thanks Grant for your comment on my Cedar Waxwing, glad to see you joined our birds in the garden group.

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I never can say goodbye (Aeoniums)

Posted on May 26, 2014 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

Okay, okay, I guess it's not "goodbye" but more of a "see you later".  All over the garden, and in patio containers, the aeoniums of various flavors all look perfect at this time of year.  Firm, glossy, rigid leaves in a whorl that looks like a giant…

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Goodbye nasturtiums, hello vincas!

Posted on May 18, 2013 at 11:33am 2 Comments

I love May in the Phoenix area (it's easy to do).  Days are warm, but not brutal, and mornings, evenings, and nights are absolutely magical.  Here in my little garden, we've not yet hit 100 F, although it's coming for sure.  That being said, days are…

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Soil vs. water for rooting Jerusalem cherries

Posted on May 12, 2013 at 7:34pm 0 Comments

Okay blog, it's time to shake things up.  GONE are the longer, more infrequent updates, and HERE are the shorter, more immediate happenings.  The longer format seems too wordy to me, and it takes so long that I don't update as much as I should.  Let's get started!

I love variegated Jerusalem cherries (Solanum pseudocapsicum).  They have neat variegated foliage, and fun striped berries that turn yellow then red when ripe.  The downside?  All seedlings from the seeds are albinos…

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It's called "killing with kindness' for a reason.

Posted on December 1, 2012 at 6:42am 3 Comments





I don't know about you, but I grow plants in part because I like to nurture things. …

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"Here they are referred to as sugar cones and finally they have smartened up and sell them on sticks now  so they are easy to use in arrangements ... Here in the Toronto area they are available everywhere now even at Walmart ..."
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Maple Leaves Along the Path

"Will miss seeing all of the colors of Fall. Can't wait for winter to be over and it hasn't even begun here in South Jersey Clare. Let's hope its a good winter! Lovely."
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"Lovely, Love the big pine cones a friend sent me a few from Vermont, I have never seen any that big here in our area. I guess I may have to go look around the pine trees in another location."
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"It is a Cycad, JB Zone 9a TX ..."
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