planting a wildflower meadow

Planting a wildflower meadow: Year 2

Last year I wrote a three part series on my first year growing a wildflower meadow. My goal for this wildflower garden was to have a field full of flowers, without much effort. In summary, last year we plowed the soil, scattered the seeds, and let them grow. You can read about my experiences last…

Tips To Successfully Grow Lavender From Seed

Last year around this time I started planning a wildflower garden. I planted the several varieties of wildflower seeds and had pretty good success my first year growing a wildflower garden. This year I’m going to add to my wildflower garden by increasing the seed density, and hopefully get some more success with a few…

My experiences growing a wildflower meadow

Growing A Wildflower Meadow

If you remember from the spring I had plans to grow a wildflower meadow this summer in the front corner of our property. Today I’m going to share with you my experiences with my first year growing a wildflower meadow, what I learned, and what I will do next year to continue getting colorful blooms…

How To Plant A Wildflower Meadow

Remember back in February when I wrote about how I was going to grow a wildflower meadow this summer? Well we finally got around to planting it. There’s an area at the front of our property that was full of weeds and small shrubs. It seemed like a natural location for a wildflower meadow. It’s…