Last year was a banner year for Bonnie Plants on Facebook. We reached 100,000 friends, shared countless gardening tips, and gave away lots of Dirty Fingernail Club swag and garden goodies. So what kinds of posts did our Facebook community like best? Read on to discover our top 10 most shared posts for 2014 — and be sure to keep an eye out for the one with over 11,000 shares!
10. Strawberry Love Forever
It seems just about all of our friends have a healthy obsession with fresh garden strawberries. Eat one yourself and see if you can stop thinking about them.
9. Super Bowl Fever
No matter how you feel about football, you gotta love the Clydesdales.
8. Watermelon Warning Label
We did the research and found that 1 out of every 10 pregnancies may be caused by a watermelon seed!
7. Garden Secrets
Okay, we’re going to be honest. Some of the comments on this post may have given us a bit of a scare. You guys were joking, right?
6. Harvest Helpers
Who hasn’t had to deal with a furry friend that just wants to dig up the entire garden. It’s maddening! But still, they’re just so cute.
5. Happiness Defined
Let’s just hope the birds, squirrels, and other critters in your yard don’t spy them before you do!
4. DIY Dreaming
All we gardeners need are some old tubs/chairs/pallets, Pinterest, and a free weekend to create our own little homegrown paradise. (If you discover us combing through your trash, please just walk on by.)
3. Friday Funnies
Who couldn’t use a laugh at the end of a tough week?
2. Guardians of the Garden
This may not be edible garden art, but it’s pretty impressive nonetheless. Raise your hand if you want to visit this garden in 2015!
1. Chinese Medicine
With over 11,000 shares and 1 million views, our most-shared post of 2014 says a lot about our Facebook community. You all know one of the best reasons to garden: happiness!