Monthly Archives: May 2017

Hail!

While it could be worse, a gardener never likes to see hail in the garden once the plants have leafed out. 😦

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In A Vase On Monday

I realized after supper that I needed to make a quick arrangement before the light faded. Being Memorial Day here in the States, red, white and blue would have been appropriate colors, but satisfactory blooms aren’t in my garden at the … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Wordless Wednesday

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The Tuesday View May 23

Two weeks of ample rain and a three-day heat wave have created the perfect conditions for growth in the garden and beyond. Allium aflatunense ‘Purple Sensation’ have begun blooming and A. giganteum are nearly so. The heat burnt its foliage– … Continue reading

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In A Vase On Monday – Simply Heavenly

Ages ago, when I was in my late teens, I walked down a sidewalk along a tall wooden fence. I smelled the most heavenly scent and had to know what produced it. I boosted myself up to peer over the … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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