Category Archives: Country Gardening

Advice, commentary and exploration

World Bee Day 2022

May 20 is World Bee Day, a day to recognize and support the incredible service that bees provide for us. One in every third bite you take is because a worker bee provided the pollination of that food free of … Continue reading

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Fascination Of Plants Day 2022

Steve of Portraits of Wildflowers alerted me that May 18 is international Fascination of Plants Day. As you may have guessed, that is one holiday I totally can get behind! Here are some fascinating things about plants: There are 80,000 … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Peach Trumpets

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No-Mow May

Consider joining the growing trend of letting your lawn bloom as a food source for emerging pollinators. Herbicides and pesticides destroy the natural ecosystem of your yard, so it is time for a new paradigm– embrace a natural lawn. The … Continue reading

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Easter Greetings

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Silent Sunday – Spring Equinox

Happy Spring!

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Spring Mix

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Silent Sunday – Sunny Flowers

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Week of Flowers 2021 – Day Seven

 Thanks goes to Cathy at Words and Herbs blog for hosting her second annual Week of Flowers, where fellow bloggers have shared daily posts of flowers and gardens to give a dose of cheer to those in northern climes, where … Continue reading

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Week of Flowers 2021 – Day Six

I’m joining Cathy at Words and Herbs blog for her second annual Week of Flowers, where we share daily posts of flowers and gardens to give a dose of cheer to those in northern climes, where the short days this … Continue reading

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