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Tall Snap Dragons

We have a few stalks of snap dragons that have some height to them! This stand of yellow snap dragons is in the front flower bed.


Many Red Roses

The red rose-bush continued its prolific production of blooms until the harsh weather beat it back down. Before the petals all faded and shriveled to colorless flakes, we had a huge canopy of bright red at the flower bed just by our front door! 12 more words


Another Batch of Thistles

I got to spend about an hour at Sodalis Nature Park over the weekend. I came across a patch of several varieties of thistle. Such a shame that these are weeds. 54 more words


Field of Daisies

Well, actually, not a field of daisies but the front flower bed is full of them! We also have daisies on the side of the house interspersed with larkspurs. 13 more words


Try It Tuesday

Now that I have a house (and I’m not pregnant) I’ve been doing lots of little projects around the house. One of them is taking care of the lawn and flower beds. 163 more words

The Growing Season

Today I thought I’d share how the front flower bed and rain gardens are looking this season.  The perennials from previous plantings have slowly been coming in and I’ve added a few new items as well to get the front beds going for the season, although like most other things around here, it’s a work in progress. 1,319 more words