Last night we had some rain come through. It was about 9:30 pm when I heard the first big rumble. That rumble was quickly followed by a pretty noisy downfall of rain and a good bit of wind. 1,206 more words
Tags » Pansies
Absolutely nothing. The pretty flower (viola, mind you) was just to get you here.
And before you go saying, “well pansy = introvert,” you just better shut your mouth before I grab my lead pipe or my crowbar or my pressure treated two-by-four and show you just how bad of a headache these “pansies” can give you. 546 more words
We had another frost this past week, so it was time to admit that the summer garden is done. I spent the entire weekend pulling all my summer plants (other than my pumpkin vines) and harvesting anything left on the plants, including unripe chili peppers and tomatoes, which can still be eaten. 653 more words
Good chilly morning. It’s a cold start to the Alachua County Farmers’ Market, but at least the sun’s shining.
More cool season plants for you today: Swiss chard “Bright Lights” is edible, but I love to use it as an ornamental because of its beautiful colored stems and veins. 37 more words