Gardens

FOTD: DAYLILY

FOTD – July 16 – Daylily The intense rain of the past month has had unexpected results on our gardens. Plants that usually bloom once are coming back and blooming a second time including the hydrangea. The Daylilies, normally moribund… Read More ›

THE UGLY GARDEN

FOTD – June 18 – The Ugly Garden Terrible things happened to our front garden this year. It has always been messy but this year, it has gone beyond messy into downright ugly. Binding, strangling vines are everywhere and things are… Read More ›

HOW DOTH MY GARDEN GROW?

“Mary, Mary, quite contrary” BY MOTHER GOOSE Mary, Mary, quite contrary How doth your garden grow? With silver bells and cockleshells And pretty maids all in a row. The Dorling Kindersley Book of Nursery Rhymes (2000) The narcissus are interesting. I never… Read More ›