An unexpected final glad has popped up in the perfect spot.
Leaves are starting to change colours…
Repurposed containers make great vases for this week’s cut flowers.
A few last minute arrivals to the garden…
We’re falling into a few weeks of warm days and cool nights. Falling…get it?
Eager and organized gardeners have been collecting seeds for months now, saving pods and capsules from bulbs, perennials, annuals and bulbs as they ripened, or letting them get mushy (tomatoes) or go to seed without deadheading (lupins, alliums) to collect seeds. Other gardeners (ie me) forget, can’t be bothered, procrastinate until it’s too late, or, […]
Echinacea do not go gentle into that good night.They fade, thinking perhaps their petals are tree leaves. Maples? Oaks? Shades of pink, orange, tired looking old looking purple…before crinkly brittle brown edges appear, spread, engulf…fall.
Bright pink and fluorescent orange are the non-complimentary colours in today’s vase of cut flowers.