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Garden log, 12.15.14

A quick reminder to myself that I sowed in-situ seeds of Nemophila discoidalis ‘Penny Black,’ Verbena bonariensis, Anagallis monellii, and Primula veris. I’ll try some in flats in my cold frame as well, later in the winter, but when it comes to seeds I find that plants do better with less intervention from me. 26 more words


using mobile phone until i find my other camera

  1.      another feeding  area and jumping thing left by old tenant  Alison daughter will enjoy that when she comes over           si      one of my bird tables                …
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Trash into treasure: Decorating with weeds

Holiday decorations from the garden delight me in ways other ornaments can’t. I’d rather have pots of forced bulbs, a Christmas cactus, or fresh garlands of mixed greenery than anything else. 256 more words


How to protect your Garden plants from Frost.

The term “hardy” may leave you believe that all the shrubs and garden plants that perform year after year will withstand all weather conditions! In reality hardy garden plants refers to their durability to stand a range of temperate growing conditions. 63 more words

12 days in our new home and garden


 Well we are slowly settling into our new home and gardens I still have the roses and grapevines to replant , but hopefully that will get done over the weekend I just cannot make up my mind to put the rose in the front garden or back garden  … 302 more words

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Wordless Wednesday: Ilex decidua

Ilex decidua, sometimes known as possumhaw, lights up the November landscape.