Monthly Archives: June 2015

Growing Maqui Berries

We’ve all heard about the health benefits of blueberries, acai berries,, strawberries and other fruits. But few people have heard about the Maqui Berry. ┬áIn fact, I hadn’t heard of it until recently.

I was given a few seeds from a friend through our local gardening club. I planted them, not expecting much. However they are now about 3 inches tall and ready to repot. I plan to keep them in the greenhouse as they are hardy down to zone 8.

The health benefits of the Maqui Bery are just now starting to be discovered.

Yard Sale Finds For Gardeners

Don’t forget when you’re visiting yard sales or garage sales, keep your eyes open for anything that can be used in the garden.

Planting And Growing Strawberries

I figured it was time to transplant my strawberries. I also explain the different types and why I grow them.

Strawberries, Jalapeno and Ginger Update

After many requests, I decided to do an update on my garden.