Entries from October 2009

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Getting Poinsettias to Turn Red

TheGardenLady received this question from John: I have a Poinsettia that I kept outside in a 12″pot from last Christmas. The plant has gotten pretty big and nice green color with no pruning. What can I do to this Pointsettia to get it to turn red?  Or am I too late? You may be just […]

Monday, October 5th, 2009

Saving a Sick Peace Lily

TheGardenLady received a question from Billie on her post  “Caring for Sick Peace Lilies”. I have a peace lily that has sympathetic value.  And it looks awful. I have not moved it. It has been in same spot since april. The leaves are wilting and just hanging over the edge of pot and the leaves […]

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Oct 3 Open House for Carolyn’s Shade Garden

Carolyn is opening her shade garden to the public on Saturday, October 3, from 10 am to 2 pm, rain or shine (checks and cash only).  The following information about the open house is from Carolyn herself. Please don’t arrive before 10 am. If you can’t come on Saturday, please feel free to schedule an […]