Ah, the harvest.
I’m taking a big step and entering the floral competition this year.
Woe is me — I’ve lost my garden journal.
May. Isn’t it the best?
Meditation This is going to be brief. It’s been a tough week. One of my cats was ill, we’ve spent about 3 times what we could afford, and he isn’t much better. This is the not-fun part of being a pet owner. Events I had a great time at the Master Gardener’s plant sale last […]
Meditation My garden has brought me a minor miracle, and I haven’t even started yet! You see, I have a teenaged son who is as temperamental and alienated as any teenager ever was. Much to my surprise, I returned from work to find him leafing through one of my garden catalogs. He’d picked out a number […]
Meditation Roses. Who doesn’t love them? You only have to glance for a moment to see how beautiful they are. There’s something for every taste. Single huge blooms, sprays of smaller blooms. Thick “double” roses and simple single roses. Exotic colors and familiar favorites. Because these are perennial shrubs, a little pruning ensures you’ll have […]
Meditation You might have started to wonder about me with my insect obsession. Well, just like everyone, I’ve heard news coverage about honey bees struggling to survive against fungi and parasites. I’ve definitely seen the effects in my yard, as fewer honey bees visit my flowers. And, like most gardeners, I realize honey bees play […]