Salvage Gardener 2021

Salvage gardener 2021, the discoveries in the garden continue.

Iris….The Great Divide

This is how you know it’s time for the Great Divide and Conquer project of separating your iris.  They are now in a large clump as seen in the picture above. Unlike the single stem blooms when they were first planted….remember how you wished they would multiply? Keep reading for what to do next. Once…

Stretching your Salvage $

Last summer, I saw 2 homes fenced off and ready for demolition. I think it was fate my dog, Tina, and the developer had the same name. I was granted permission to take whatever I wanted from the very dry and droopy garden. I dug up a bunch of great plants from the backyard and…

Don’t buy that bicycle!

Use 2 wheels but not 2 cents for this salvage gardener decoration. Bicycles in the garden bring me a sense of nostalgia. I wonder where is it from, where has it been, and how did it get to this place? You might already have an old bike that’s never going to see a road again,…