Talking About Nasturtiums: I love them too

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Talking About Nasturtiums

By wildflowers
April 12, 2010

I have a personal fondness for this old-fashioned flower. Its delicate fragrance takes me back to when I was a young girl spending many hours in the garden. The taste of the sweet nectar from the spur of the nasturtium, the skipper butterflies fluttering around, and the ladybugs . . . I'm transported back in time.

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Hillbilly Heaven
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taynors
Apr 13, 2010 5:26 PM CST
HI
i love them too
always looking for more ways to use them
I plant them at the ends of my raised garden beds along with Zinnia. It keeps the weeds down on them ends.
great info
great article
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Name: Christine
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wildflowers
Apr 13, 2010 6:42 PM CST
Hi Sue,
Keeping the weeds down is always a plus!
Zinnias are beautiful too and they are pollinator magnets!

Thank you, I'm glad you liked the article.

Christine
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Hillbilly Heaven
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Charter ATP Member Seller of Garden Stuff Butterflies Dog Lover Tropicals Seed Starter
Region: Ohio Enjoys or suffers cold winters Hostas Farmer Ferns
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taynors
Apr 14, 2010 5:44 AM CST
Smiling
Life without garlic , just plain stinks !

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