This bouquet is one stem of the peony ‘Dr Alexander Fleming’ I purchased 3 years ago as a tiny guy.
Over time the flower bed in the backyard has progressed from a bed with mostly ground cover, a couple peonies and perennials, to a bed dominated by shrubs, flowering vines, and a few perennials. To lower the maintenance further, I have removed some ailing day-lillies and sage that have seen better days, and replaced with […]
Purchasing a few budget bulbs from a big box store were meant to be fillers until I found something else to plant. But these Navona lillies are quite impressive. Each hardy stem had as many as 5 flowers each. The plants withstood an early June hail that left many plants ailing. Each flower was a […]
Heuchera, commonly known as coral bells, can add a burst of color in your Colorado garden where you need a low growing plant in a variety of sun conditions. This year I purchased a beauty called, Heuchera ‘Caramel‘, whose emerging leaves are a pinkish-coral that mature to a wonderful buttery tan. The leaves are fuzzy […]