CHUBBY, PORTLY, JUST PLAIN ROUND

Evergreen Enterprises Bluebird Portly Garden statue Pros: Weather Resistant, Indoor Outdoor usage, Fun item Cons: None Noted Evergreen Enterprises Bluebird Portly Garden statue, measuring 7 x 9.25 x 6.25 inches and weighing about 1.5 pounds, this portly is a striking addition purchased with thought to add to the oasis critters already in place below the

SNIP, SNIP, SNIP

Gilmour® Ltd, a division of Robert Bosch Tool Company  Anvil Hand Pruners. Pros: readily available, cost under $20, good sturdy tool, easy to use Cons: none noted Gilmour® Ltd, a division of Robert Bosch Tool Company offers a wide range of garden supplies including  short handled, handy anvil and by pass pruners. This is the time of

STRAWBERRY CREAM

Liliaceae Lilium Tango Lily Pros: Easy Grow, Beautiful Cultivar Cons: None Found Liliaceae Lilium Tango Lily, Strawberry Cream is hardy in planting zones 4 through 9. Growing to heights of nearly three feet; lilies like almost any type soil including clay and poor soils so long as it is free draining. Sun to partial shade

FIRE-FUN – WITHOUT BURNING THE HOUSE DOWN

Alfresco-Olympus Stone Fire Pot Pros: Cozy, controllable flame, attractive Cons: May be too small  for some tastes I’ve spent thousands of hours in various camps, hunting, hiking, camping, and so forth, but come evening, when everyone else is looking forward to sitting around a camp fire, I can hardly enjoy myself for fear of setting the woods on fire. I see embers

WHAT A BEAUTY

World Premier Iris Graphic as appears in Schreiner’s Catalog Scroll Down to find ordering information Tall Bearded Iris World Premier is an eye-catching member of the amenoa, white upright standards standing above colored falls, variety of iris available for those who enjoy these beauties. The World Premier features semi ruffled, blued purple hued falls having just a touch of

MONKEY HOOK DRYWALL HANGER

An As-Seen-On-TV Product Keeps Big Stuff Hanging Around on Drywall Pros: Weight-transfer system, No tools required, Confidence Cons: Overkill for small, lightweight wall hangings A recent dilemma, hanging a display case filled with collectible miniature cars, had me re-visiting an earlier dilemma — hanging a 29-pound, 44 x 50 inch framed horse print on drywall. To resolve the