Foxgloves for Day Seven of A Week of Flowers
I really love crocuses – or Croci , if you prefer. Big ones, small ones, white ones, orange ones, purple ones…white and purple ones…Bees love them too, and they’re one of the earliest bloomers in my garden (starting just as the snowdrops end, and before daffodils etc start) so I think they’re a wonderful addition […]
Zinnias fill a vase of cut flowers this week.
Three diminutive flowering onions – Alliums – for the summer garden.
Let’s share things from the ‘Positive Real World’ today – first weekend of Spring.
I’m writing this on Friday night (October 4) – we have a frost warning in place with an expected low of plus three degrees Celsius – feeling like minus one. If frost arrive it will be the earliest in many years – it’s usually a week away. I’ve already harvested tomatoes and herbs; the chard […]
Happy honey bees
It’s a hot weekend in Prince Edward County
This new Echinacea is a cross with E. paradoxa
Finally, sunny warm days, more than two in a row! Too much to do in the garden to write much, so I’ll simply post a few snaps from our morning walkabout, and give a shout out to The Propagator, who hosts many Sixes every week!. 1 – Lilacs are still going strong. The common, pale […]