Hello Shelly, Sorry that you were going through a hard time....I have not been checking in here for a while....hope you are feeling better by now. incidentally, i just wanted to mention that my husband and I help MS patients....through holistic health.... our website is www.drdougbeech.com
Oh Goodness I know what you mean by over planting....I do that all the time...I have to curb my enthusiasm....last year it was the green chillies for me.....WAAAAAYYY toooo many!!
Anyway Enjoy this wonderful weather and the outdoors! I am just overwhelmed and grateful for all the blooms in my garden this year!
Shelly, I am pretty involved with MS. My sister-in-law has it and I work at a rehab hospital promoting our MS program. I will also be walking for MS on Saturday, April 30th, in my home town here in Maine. I totally understand. For my sister-in-law, she loves her gardens. I have just introduced her to this site. Please feel free to friend her: Kara. She may respond and may not, but I am sure you guys could share your love for gardening.
"Lorraine, I just love your secret garden! I don't have much luck with hanging baskets and would love to try the fertilizer you speak so highly of. Does this local Plant Farm sell their fertilizer online? If not or if you don't know,…"
"You will love them Clare. They like shady places where only wax begonias seem to thrive & bloom. Use large plastic baskets with a drip tray underneath & soil moist in your mix. They will root in water if you break a stem off! I stick the…"
"Thanks Clare for the comments. This is a "secret garden" so not many people get to see it until they have come all the way up the driveway & turned this corner. People delivering packages like Fedex, UPS see it the most. So I love to…"