Profile for Member #17968
M
Mardia  Offline
From Texas
Joined May 15th, 2019 at 07:44 PM
Last Seen May 15th, 2019 at 07:44 PM
Total Likes 0
Total Posts 0
Posts Per Day 0
Biography · Tell Us About Yourself
I know a little about gardening but hoping to learn more from the forums on this website. The part of Texas I live in is hot and dry in the summer and cold with some snow/ice in the winter. So far, gardening has been a real challenge. This is a very small town with a library that doesn't have many books about gardening. The internet is my main source of information.
About
OccupationRetired
HobbiesGardening, reading, walking, crafts
USDA Zone7
GenderCouple
Real NameMary Diane Parker
Tell Us About Your Garden · Do you have Raised Beds? Fountains?
Moved in this house 3 yrs ago. Just starting to add plants and flowers I like - primarily hearty hibiscus, zinnias, roses. House has cannas that were planted yrs ago, perennial asters that were planted 25 or more years ago (having problems with them), nandinas which I never liked but am learning to enjoy.
Tell Us About Your Plants · What plants, shrubs, and flowers do you like to grow?
I love to grow roses, portulaca (some call it moss rose - depends on where you live), banana trees, Moses in a boat, wandering Jew. Would like to know more about drought tolerant, full sun perennials or annuals. We do not have a local nursery - just Walmart and Tractor Supply. The nearest mid-size "city" is an hour away but their nursery is very expensive.
Seasonal Ticker
Gardening Links
Gardening in March
Gardening in April
Gardening in May


Shop at Amazon and Support AGF
Are you shopping online? Click this link first and A Gardeners Forum will receive a commission for your referral at Amazon.com or Amazon.ca (this does not have any impact on your prices at Amazon).
Like Us on Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums65
Topics14,104
Posts229,802
Average Daily Posts8
Members15,869
Most Online1,775
May 26th, 2014
Top Posters(30 Days)
Tina 61
Random Gallery Image
UBB.Pages
Array
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.0
(Release build 20190122)
PHP: 7.2.10 Page Time: 0.150s Queries: 10 (0.004s) Memory: 0.8995 MB (Peak: 0.9584 MB) Data Comp: Zlib Server Time: 2019-05-22 19:18:17 UTC