Lou Paun

Lou Paun is a Master Gardener and retired college instructor. She earned her Master of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and has a keen interest in the history of gardening as well as the more practical aspects of making a garden space thrive.

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A List of Spring Flowers

Every gardener dreams of spring flowers during the dark days of winter, and looks forward eagerly to the first burst of spring color. Spring ... Read More

Bulbs in Containers

Why Grow Bulbs in Containers? This fall, when you are planting bulbs in your garden for early flowers next spring, why not plant some bu ... Read More

Choosing and Caring for House Plants

When it's too cold for gardening outdoors, many gardeners turn to house plants. Growing plants in the average house is a bit different from ... Read More

Flower Seeds

Many gardeners grow some of their plants from flower seeds. Gardeners who prefer to grow old-fashioned flowers plant heirloom seeds. Sometim ... Read More

How to Grow Peas

Peas are easy to grow once you learn how much sunlight and water they require. Peas grow in cool temperatures, giving this vegetable a short ... Read More

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