Hypertufa

Making Our Community Rock Garden

As a project of Greene County Master Gardeners, we took on a project to build a rock garden at our local Community Center. The center is located just outside Bellbrook and is used for meetings, parties, classes, festivals and more. We wanted to add a rock garden to the grounds. Also under construction is a…

Hypertufa

Half-Witted Idea? You Got That Right!

Maybe you have read the previous post about making a Rain Barrel with a hypertufa mixture? Well, I certainly had high expectations, but……EPIC FAIL. How many of you saw that coming?  I have given up on that What was I thinking Idea. You may remember I tried the draping method to make a small planter,…

Garden Issues

Permission to be Lazy!

Have you heard the discussions back and forth about whether hypertufa troughs should be over-wintered under shelter or left to nature ?  Well, I had heard that and last fall I moved almost all my bowls and troughs  under the deck overhang. This was to keep them from being too moist in the snow and…