Summer blooms, veggies and late spring leftovers
This pink single peony steals the show, for a few days…
Peonies are exploding like colourful fireworks this week and make a perfect cutting flower for Monday’s vase.
Perhaps three months of fewer planes, trains and automobiles has lead to fewer pollution particles drifting through the air and landing on flowers and foliage. Perhaps we’ve had just the right combination of rain, sunshine and comfortable temperatures. Perhaps the garden has reached a state of harmonious joyousness. Whatever. The June garden this year is, […]
Tall Bearded Iris are perfect tall cut flowers for today’s vase.
I’ve always asserted that one’s home garden is seldom static, but rather it’s forever changing. Trees grow, casting shade where once it was full sun. Perennials and shrubs grow, crowding out other perennials and shrubs, forcing gardeners to make difficult choices. That is what excites me about gardening. Never really knowing, one year to the […]
Yellow, purple, white and a bit of blue in this week’s vase of fresh cut flowers from the garden.