This is a log of the signs of spring from year to year within different parts of the year. Year Date Location Sign of spring 2010 March 1 Front Flower Bed Daffodils 2010 March 15 Back Flower Bed Daffodils 2011 Feb 28 Front Flower Bed Daffodils, Tulips
I can’t believe I never thought of cutting my gorgeous peonies and making a bouquet. In the garden they are often flopped over and go unseen. I have yet to come up with large enough stakes to hold them all. Peonies are fast becoming my favorite cut flower! These beauties are just a few of the […]
After a winter wondering if the pain in my hip I endured for months after a long day of bulb planting was worth it, I have to say yes! The daffodils add such a happy vibe to an otherwise drab spring background. I will definitely be adding more color for spring come this fall. So […]
The daffodils appeared in the southern exposed areas of the front yard around March 6. The daffodils in the back may be having problems because something is chewing on the tender new growth. I have to keep my eye out to see whats going on there.
Today my mom would have been 73. A good day to plant some bulbs, and I think I will dedicate them to her! I always wonder what kind of garden she would have had if she had been able to bend and get around more easily. Would she have started with a plan, then fill […]