Indian Summer in Colorado brings flowers

The garden is still bloom come October in Colorado. As I’ve said in another post we’ve had quite a run with a long warm fall.  So warm in fact, flowers are blooming and buds are forming on plants I didn’t imagine would have anything to do with fall.  Today temperatures were in the 70’s, a… Continue reading Indian Summer in Colorado brings flowers

Lilies for fragrance or Not!

I was hoping to purchase some lovely scented oriental or asiatic lilies to flank the back yard patio. Go figure, I found a most lovely white lily only to find that this lily will not produce any scent.  The Lily Asiatic ‘Navona’ is not fragrant, and requires 12 – 18″ between bulbs.  My planting of… Continue reading Lilies for fragrance or Not!