We had a bit of a reprieve yesterday and Thursday, with temperatures several degrees above freezing, which led to much of Monday’s snow melting. It’s minus 11 right now, though, so very happy to have taken these pictures yesterday, even though it was VERY grey and windy. Could be worse though, eh? This is kinda […]
Winter is definitely on its way!
We had a bit of a storm Thursday night into yesterday – power was out for about 10 hours, a lot of rain, branches and trees down everywhere including a large one over the driveway. A neigbour kindly roared over to chop it up a bit, making the driveway passable, but pretty much all of […]
Still a few surprises to be had in the end of season garden.
Autumn is in the air with colourful foliage and winter squash ready to harvest.
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 […]
Colchicum and other September flower photos.
None more days of summer!
A week into September, the first Saturday in September, which means I should be looking at my long list of ”Fall Gardening Tasks’ – it’s a list I’ve been keeping since 2005. Often items carry on from year to year: Thin out trees on east side of driveway; Cut down buckthorn along fenceline, etc. Some […]
Flowers old and flowers new are now blooming.