I've split the gardening pages from my website (christinedemerchant.com)to a different page, DirtOnMyHands.com . Navigation was getting confusing, if you want boats, cats and various experiments then go here to christinedemerchant.com
Dirt on My Hands - My Gardening Pages
Photographs of spiders in my back yard
I was looking at some of my summer photographs and decided to share a few of the spiders.
Diatomaceous earth is one of the safest garden insecticide there is
What is it? How do you use it? How safe is it?
Hummingbird Moth look like miniature hummingbirds the first time you see them
I saw them for the first time this summer and thought they were the most delightful bug I had ever seen.
12 Plants that can feed you through the summer.
If I could only plant 12 varieties of plants these would be my choice.
Jerusalem artichokes are amazing vegetables. They are nutritious, easy to grow and encourage probiotic bacteria in the gut.
I visited the Royal Botanical Garden in Burlington, Ontario
What an amazing place.
Raising Monarch Butterflies from Eggs, part 1
This is as close to magic as it gets for me. Amazing.