Gardening · Vegetable Gardening · Wildlife

Groundhogs and Your Garden

February 2nd is Groundhog Day.  February is the end of hibernation for Groundhogs and the beginning of mating season.  Groundhog Day celebrates this rodent because rumor has it they can predict the future. Whether or not the Groundhog sees its shadow we’ll either have another 6 weeks of Winter or Spring is right around the… Continue reading Groundhogs and Your Garden

Landscape Gardening · Wildlife

Is There a Bustle in Your Hedgerow?

We’ve had quite a bustle in our hedgerow this weekend. After I added an extra bird feeder near the azaleas, the neighborhood birds have been feasting like crazy.  Cardinals, Titmouse, Yellow Finch, House Finch, Dark-eyed Junco, Towhee and more have made my yard their dining room. Placing the feeder near the hedgerow of azaleas provides… Continue reading Is There a Bustle in Your Hedgerow?