Wednesday, August 30, 2017

'Rose Creek' Abelia

It's time to apply fall pre-emergents and fertilizer, as well as looking ahead for fall planting and garden clean-up.   

Check out my latest "Diggin' in the Dirt" Newsletter for tips.

Happy fall gardening...

Toni :-)

Tuesday, June 13, 2017



The first day of summer is right around the corner.  Here are a few tips for your summer garden in my latest "Diggin' in the Dirt" Newsletter for Zones 7/8.

Happy gardening...

Toni :-)

Saturday, January 28, 2017


If you live in Zone 7/8, it is time to come out of hibernation and get back into our gardens.     Check out my "Diggin' in the Dirt" Newsletter for tips on late winter pruning and cleanup to get our gardens ready for spring growth.

Happy pruning....

Toni :-)

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Oxblood lilies, also known as Schoolhouse lilies, Rhodophiala bifida
are like little red trumpets announcing that fall is here :-)

Here's my latest "Diggin' in the Dirt" Newsletter with tips for your fall garden (if you're in Zone 7b/8a)

Happy fall gardening...

Toni :-)

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Friday, January 29, 2016

The 10 Best Dallas Suburbs - Grapevine

In a tie for the #4 spot, Grapevine was recently featured as one of the 10 best Dallas suburbs to live in.  Check out the article here


As wonderful as it was that Grapevine made the top 10 list, what made it even more special is that it was a picture of my yard was chosen to represent our fair city!    How cool is that?!!!    What an honor!

Grapevine is #1 in my book :-)

Happy Gardening in 2016!

Toni :-)

P.S.  As you can tell by the date of the previous post, I've been a little absent from my blog the past year.  I've been hanging out over on Facebook, so "like" my page:  Signature Gardens


Monday, September 1, 2014



Fall is a busy time in the garden in North Texas.   

Here's the latest


with tips for your fall garden.

Happy Gardening...

Toni :-)