Lately Ive had internet issues so my posting has been less frequent than I'd like.
And I haven't been able to visit all of you as much as I like to :(
Thank you to everyone who has been stopping by!
Hopefully I will get these issues solved soon.
So, today, I'm posting this from my local library. Libraries are great!
I have shown it before, but wanted to post it now that we are at the end of September. Or almost.
The garden is starting to go to sleep and I am out there cutting back many perrienials.
But Mandevilla Pergola ,'Surprise' (an annual), is still going strong and giving me joy.
Being common is not always a bad thing!
So, here are my random thoughts...or questions.
Why do garden centers sell invasive plants? Is it a part of an evil plot?
What do garden bloggers post about in all those long winter months?
How is it that each year by October, I'm so sick of gardening to the point of thinking:
"I cant' wait for the first hard freeze so I have an excuse to get away from all this back breaking labor"
only to be thinking
" Oh, soil, beautiful life giving soil, Is that a new green shoot I see bursting from the ground??" with sheer excitement a few months later?
Randomness... pure randomness.
The main garden walkways, in the potting shed garden, are made with small pea stone held in by brick set on the diagonal. This brick was ori...
Crested Celosia ( Cockscomb) has to be one of my all time favorite flowers. Why? This plant has so many good attributes it will be hard to...
Okay, I'm just loving this Agapanthus x 'Monmid', Midnight Blue! Full sun, zones 6-11. Continuous blooms all s...