Author Archive | Sonya Yamaguchi


Grow Your Own Tea Garden

Have you ever wanted to grow your own tea garden? Learning about the benefits, finding out the best uses, and deciding which plants are the best for growing, can be quite overwhelming. It’s easy to get lost when you’re navigating the world of medicinal herbs. Don’t worry though, we’ve compiled a list of the top […]

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Growing Tomatoes in Hawaii

Want to grow tomatoes in Hawaii? Imagine waking up one beautiful Hawaiian morning and stepping out onto your lanai to see your very own tomato plants growing tall and proud. The vibrant green leaves and plump, red fruit beckon you to come closer, and you feel a sense of pride and accomplishment knowing that you […]

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How to Build a Raised Garden Bed & Grow Your Own Food

Looking to build a raised garden bed and a fun and rewarding Spring Project? Want the satisfaction of growing your own food? Raised beds are a popular choice for gardening because they offer several benefits, including improved soil drainage, better pest control, and easier maintenance. It’s simple enough to build your own raised bed garden […]

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Garden Goals for the New Year

With the hustle and bustle of the Holidays behind us, we can gaze ahead into the New Year. Have you started thinking about some goals you want to accomplish? Most people have New Years resolutions to lose weight, make more money, or learn a new skill. How about some Garden Goals? Are you including any […]

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The Gardeners Gift Guide

Do you have someone in your life who loves to garden? In today’s world, there are a lot more people who enjoy gardening. Gardening has seen a boom in popularity for the past couple of years for reasons I don’t need to mention. Especially here on the Garden Island do we have a growing community of gardeners […]

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11 Spooky Plants for your Fall Garden

We’ve picked out 11 Spooky plants for you to get into the Fall Spirit this year. Forget spending money on all the plastic decorations and grow your own! Nature is full of plants with creepy colors, twisting vines, and spiky stems. There’s carnivorous plants which devour whole insects or are viciously aggressive towards other plants! […]

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The Secret to Growing Stunning Succulents

You love succulents. You want to grow them. Maybe you already do. You’re ready to have stunning succulents and show them to all of your friends. Well, we have the secret to growing stunning succulents! Actually, Margie does. We sat down with Margie Funk who dotes on the succulents at Seascapes Nursery and she spilled […]

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Plant a Back to School Garden with your Children!

It’s that time again! Children are heading back to school and our lives are getting back into a routine. A healthy project you may want to incorporate into your daily life is caring for a garden. Do you have one or would you like to start one? Gardening offers children opportunities to get outdoors and […]

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