Category Archives: Horticultural Therapy

Flora Grubb Succulent Ornaments

Found this interesting idea for homemade Christmas ornaments made of succulents and a metal hook! Super cute! Flora Grubb Succulent Ornaments. Advertisements

Flora Grubb Succulent Ornaments

Found this interesting idea for homemade Christmas ornaments made of succulents and a metal hook! Super cute! Flora Grubb Succulent Ornaments.

Night Beauty Demystified

Epiphyllum oxypetalum or Dutchman’s Pipe Cactus! My mysterious, beautiful night blooming plant finally has a name. I found out from SMASHINGLISTS and PLANTOFTHEWEEK. Dutchman’s Pipe Cactus is a large floral variety of cactus native from Mexico to Brazil. Plant can grow as

Night Beauty Demystified

Epiphyllum oxypetalum or Dutchman’s Pipe Cactus! My mysterious, beautiful night blooming plant finally has a name. I found out from SMASHINGLISTS and PLANTOFTHEWEEK. Dutchman’s Pipe Cactus is a large floral variety of cactus native from Mexico to Brazil. Plant can grow as

Mystery in the Darkness

Last weekend, a mysterious flower bud made its first ever appearance in my garden. Check out photos of the PVZ wannabe in my post yesterday: PVZ in my garden!!! HELP!!! « Rica Rants & Raves. Getting out of the car last

Mystery in the Darkness

Last weekend, a mysterious flower bud made its first ever appearance in my garden. Check out photos of the PVZ wannabe in my post yesterday: PVZ in my garden!!! HELP!!! « Rica Rants & Raves. Getting out of the car last

PVZ in my garden!!! HELP!!!

I’ve had several “narc” moments since my anesthesiologist skillfully stabbed my spine with a 3 1/2 long needle a week and so ago. So, having been confronted by this plant in my garden at 7AM today as I was shuffling

PVZ in my garden!!! HELP!!!

I’ve had several “narc” moments since my anesthesiologist skillfully stabbed my spine with a 3 1/2 long needle a week and so ago. So, having been confronted by this plant in my garden at 7AM today as I was shuffling

My Unexpected Homecoming Party

I admit it. I neglected my garden for some months now and I feel absolutely terrible! First, helplessness set in. I bit of more that I could possibly chew. Being obsessive with seed sprouting and propagation got the better of

My Unexpected Homecoming Party

I admit it. I neglected my garden for some months now and I feel absolutely terrible! First, helplessness set in. I bit of more that I could possibly chew. Being obsessive with seed sprouting and propagation got the better of

Whimsical Planters

My friend Ninette shared ideas for unusual planters. This one’s my favorite!The Cranium Family – 2009 – Garden Designs – Decorating Ideas – HGTV Rate My Space. Aren’t they just FABULOUS!? Now to figure out where to get planters like

Whimsical Planters

My friend Ninette shared ideas for unusual planters. This one’s my favorite!The Cranium Family – 2009 – Garden Designs – Decorating Ideas – HGTV Rate My Space. Aren’t they just FABULOUS!? Now to figure out where to get planters like

Tomato seedlings

Growing Tomato

Having been inspired by a blogger who grows tomatoes (My Little Corner of Rhode Island | sowing, growing and eating on four acres in southern Rhode Island) and wanting to use my own tomatoes for my breakfast omelette, I saved

Tomato seedlings

Growing Tomato

Having been inspired by a blogger who grows tomatoes (My Little Corner of Rhode Island | sowing, growing and eating on four acres in southern Rhode Island) and wanting to use my own tomatoes for my breakfast omelette, I saved