August Garden Checklist | Austin

August Garden Checklist | Austin

August Garden Checklist | Austin   Yeah, who’s big idea was it to move to Texas, anyway? Good thing our winters are so awesome — it’s what offsets August around here. Just when you’re thinking you’re in the depths of Hell and just want to run for cover inside, remember your garden still needs you! […]

July Garden Checklist | Austin

July Garden Checklist | Austin

July Garden Checklist | Austin   Yikes, it’s hot out there. We’re mid-way through summer and you’re not sure what to do in the garden, right? Well, here’s what to do in the garden right now — there is still gardening to be had! July Garden Checklist Austin Kitchen ideas, bathroom ideas, and more ∨Whether […]

5 Alternatives to ‘New Gold’ Lantana

5 Alternatives to ‘New Gold’ Lantana

All of us in Texas and in other drought-stricken areas are familiar with lantana (Lantana spp.) — it’s that drought tolerant, deer resistant, colorful and nearly-always blooming tough-as-nails perennial that we all use in our gardens. When a plant is as bulletproof as lantana, you’d be crazy not to use it. BUT. There’s always a […]