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Lux's Garden & Greenhouse

Adventures of an Amateur Gardener

Falling in Love with Gardening

by Claudia Johnson, Jan. 4, 2018, Rose Hill Farm I fell in love with greenhouses on my first trip to Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C. I was 17, and yes, I was impressed with the magnificent estate and its regal mansion, but those greenhouses had me at...

Creating a Simple Garden

Jan. 18, 2018, Rose Hill Farm by Claudia Johnson I told my husband about my dream of a greenhouse, but it seemed like something that would not really happen. We looked at creating one from found objects like 2-liter soft drink bottles or salvaged windows...

Choosing Plants

by Claudia Johnson, Feb. 1, 2018, Rose Hill Farm With my new little garden prepped and ready to go, I had to decide on plants and what to plant them in. This garden's goal was to be fun, relaxing and economical, so I first gathered up everything I had...

Problem Solved with Lightweight Soil

by Claudia Johnson, Feb. 15, 2018, Rose Hill Farm One of my favorite things about Lux's Garden are the shepherd's hooks and other means of hanging plants. I began with only a few that I had recycled from past gardening attempts or that I found at salvage...

Why Mulching is Beneficial

by Claudia Johnson, Feb. 28, 2018, Rose Hill Farm Until I started my little garden, I had not thought that much about mulch. I'd seen it in people's yards, but I did not really understand why they used it. Now I am using it around my little greenhouse...

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