The Gardenangelists

Our Love of Gardening Can't Be Contained

April 28, 2021 Carol Michel, Dee Nash Season 3 Episode 25
The Gardenangelists
Our Love of Gardening Can't Be Contained
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The Gardenangelists
Our Love of Gardening Can't Be Contained
Apr 28, 2021 Season 3 Episode 25
Carol Michel, Dee Nash

Dee and Carol talk about flowers for containers, growing potatoes in Smart Pots, and being citizen scientists. 

Helpful (we hope) links:

Carol's blog post about hardy cyclamen.

A few flowers recommend by Dee for containers: an orange sun coleus like Orange King or ColorBlaze Sedona Sunset as your filler,  a lovely calibrochoa like Coral Sun SuperBells from Proven Winners. Plus the salvia Carol mentioned is Rockin'® Blue Suede Shoes™ also from Proven Winners.

Info on planting a memorial garden.

Video on planting potatoes in containers.
Smart Pots,  fabric pots.

On the bookshelf:  The First Time Gardener's Guide: Growing Plants and Flowers, by Sean and Allison McManus

Cicada Safari for tracking cicadas.
Journey North for tracking monarch butterflies and other migratory species.

Email us at [email protected] 

For more info on Carol and her books, visit her website.  Visit her blog May Dreams Gardens.
For more info on Dee and her book, visit her website.  Visit her blog Red Dirt Ramblings.
Affiliate links to purchase any of our books:

The 20-30 Something Garden Guide: A No-Fuss, Down and Dirty, Gardening 101 for Anyone Who Wants to Grow Stuff, by Dee Nash

Potted and Pruned: Living a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Homegrown and Handpicked: A Year in a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Seeded and Sodded: Thoughts from a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Creatures and Critters: Who’s in Your Garden, by Carol J. Michel

The Christmas Cottontail: A Story for Gardeners of All Ages, by Carol J. Michel

Show Notes

Dee and Carol talk about flowers for containers, growing potatoes in Smart Pots, and being citizen scientists. 

Helpful (we hope) links:

Carol's blog post about hardy cyclamen.

A few flowers recommend by Dee for containers: an orange sun coleus like Orange King or ColorBlaze Sedona Sunset as your filler,  a lovely calibrochoa like Coral Sun SuperBells from Proven Winners. Plus the salvia Carol mentioned is Rockin'® Blue Suede Shoes™ also from Proven Winners.

Info on planting a memorial garden.

Video on planting potatoes in containers.
Smart Pots,  fabric pots.

On the bookshelf:  The First Time Gardener's Guide: Growing Plants and Flowers, by Sean and Allison McManus

Cicada Safari for tracking cicadas.
Journey North for tracking monarch butterflies and other migratory species.

Email us at [email protected] 

For more info on Carol and her books, visit her website.  Visit her blog May Dreams Gardens.
For more info on Dee and her book, visit her website.  Visit her blog Red Dirt Ramblings.
Affiliate links to purchase any of our books:

The 20-30 Something Garden Guide: A No-Fuss, Down and Dirty, Gardening 101 for Anyone Who Wants to Grow Stuff, by Dee Nash

Potted and Pruned: Living a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Homegrown and Handpicked: A Year in a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Seeded and Sodded: Thoughts from a Gardening Life, by Carol J. Michel

Creatures and Critters: Who’s in Your Garden, by Carol J. Michel

The Christmas Cottontail: A Story for Gardeners of All Ages, by Carol J. Michel