Garden Writing From Ilona Erwin

informing, inspiring, illustrating

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Trees In My Garden

Press here for the trees section of my garden site, or find my other tree articles on the web.

planting oak trees

Why Plant Oaks

Burr Oak leaves

Burr Oak

5 trees

5 Unusual Trees

crabapple blossoms

Prairiefire Crabapple

Liquidambar leaves

Sweet Gum

Ornamental trees

Ornamental Garden Trees

autumn Gingko leaves


photo by Jason Sturner 72 on Flickr

Fringe tree

Weeping Willow

Willow Tree

Star magnolia

Magnolia Stellata

Cercis canadensis


Gardening Advice

Press here for the how to section of my garden site, and here are but a sampling of the home garden info posts and pages.

Spring bulbs

Flowering Bulbs In 3 Steps

Grow lavender

How To Grow Lavender

rock gardening

Build a Rock Garden

cottage style

Cottage Garden

gardening 101

Beginners 101

photo by Hirsh

Specie Tulips

flowering hanging planters

Hanging Planters

grow your own veggies

Gourmet Garden

All Season Color

Apeldoorn Tulips

How To Plant Dutch Bulbs

child gardening

A Child's Garden

home garden journal

Garden Journal

Daylilies one of the best perennials

10 Best garden Perennials

purple clematis

Jackmanii Clematis

woodland natives

Native Plantings

Home Landscaping

Landscaping 101

garden journal

Scrapbook Garden Journal

Frugal Gardening

planting bulbs

Why Plant Bulbs?

Ohio native plants

5 Ohio Plants

Garden Tools

Press here for info and reviews on Garden tools, or use the articles below for specific topics.

Garden Snips Review

Fiskar Garden Snips

Dig With A Shovel

garden hoe

How Many Hoes?

autumn leaves

Leaf Vacuum

garden tools

Garden Tools For Beginners


Pruning Tips

tools for gardening

The Gardener's Tool Page

Weeding Tool List

Weeding Tool List

Design Highlights

Press here for design articles; the posts below for specific topics.

Giverny flowers

Flowers Of Monet

Trees on parade

Arboretum Idea Inspiration

For birds

Garden Features

pink flower plan

All Pink Garden

Garden Furniture

Garden Furniture

Front yard

Creating Curb Appeal


Accessories For Cottage Gardens

English cottage garden

English Cottage Garden

Garden WebWork

The majority of these articles represent stand alone posts on Hubpages, along with some that sample some of the many gardening topic pages from my sites displayed at the top of this page. I appreciate your support of my work, and hope these samples of garden writing help and inspire you.