Tag Archives: gardening

In A Vase On Monday – 5th Anniversary

Cathy at Rambling In the Garden, host of the weekly meme showcasing arrangements created from our gardens, is celebrating five years of IAVOM. Her requested theme this week is anything NOT in a vase, so I created a wreath. The vine base … Continue reading

Posted in Country Gardening, My Photos | Tagged , , , , , , | 102 Comments

In A Vase On Monday – Last Flowers

Frost has finished my annuals and the perennials are slowly following, as Nature pushes them into dormancy. Here I share the last arrangements I made before their demise. I put all the mixed zinnias (Z. elegans) into one vase with … Continue reading

Posted in Country Gardening, My Photos | Tagged , , , , , , | 108 Comments

In A Vase On Monday – Mid-September

Mid-September and the choices in my garden are growing fewer by the day. Dahlia ‘Lillehammer’ still is putting forth blooms, but like the rest, it loses vigor as summer wanes. Making up the rest of the arrangement are white Flowering Tobacco (Nicotiana alata), pink … Continue reading

Posted in Country Gardening, My Photos | Tagged , , , , , | 98 Comments

In A Vase On Monday – Whites

Dahlia ‘Lillehammer’ dominates this week’s IAVOM arrangement, along with Flowering Tobacco (Nicotiana alata), Spider Flower (Cleome hassleriana), Garlic Chives (Allium tuberosum) and wild Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima). The pitcher is vintage ironstone that once belonged to my grandmother. I’m joining Cathy at Rambling In the … Continue reading

Posted in Country Gardening, My Photos | Tagged , , , , , , | 91 Comments

Summer Bouquet

It’s been a while since I posted one of my arrangements. I haven’t been making as many this summer, as my new kitten, Bunny, gets into all sorts of things and there are only a few places where a vase … Continue reading

Posted in Country Gardening, My Photos | Tagged , , , , | 118 Comments

Wordless Wednesday

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | 54 Comments

Silent Sunday

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | 39 Comments