We Have a Winner!

Recently, to celebrate my blog redesign and my inaugural JPGD newsletter, I ran a giveaway — anyone who signed up for my new monthly newsletter was entered into a random drawing to receive a cool garden gift: I’ve been using Annie Haven’s Moo Poo tea soil conditioners for several years now, and I also am […]

New Blog Design & Giveaway!

New Blog Design & Giveaway!

I’ve been writing my blog for almost 5 years now, and I thought it was time for a little freshen up. With huge props to my gal pal Robin Mayfield for all of her help (she’s not only an incredible holistic doctor, she’s a WordPress guru), I am excited to reintroduce my blog to you all! I’m […]

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 […]