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Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day: August 2015

Will it surprise anyone that I have Cosmos (‘Sensation Pink’) to show you this month?  After our heavy rain last week, I spent half an hour one morning cutting, pulling, thinning, and staking the Cosmos patch near the garage, and I must say, it finally looks civilized! 713 more words

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day-August 2015

Its Garden Bloggers bloom day so I thought I would update how my garden is doing. Even though we are at stage three water restrictions I can water the garden using a hose and nozzle with a shut off. 581 more words

Kristin Crouch

Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - August 2015

Many of my current blooms are annuals grown from seed this year and the one above, Malope trifida Vulcan, has been amazing.  To be honest it probably should have been staked, but I’m quite enjoying the chaos and colour it brings. 339 more words

Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day August 15 2015

Welcome to Garden Bloggers Bloom Day here at Plant Exchange. In our USDA 4b-5a region on the Northern Plains in South Dakota, summer continues as children go back to school. 259 more words


Gardener Bloggers Bloom Day: 'Sugar Tip' Rose of Sharon

Today is Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, the 15th of the month. Seven years ago, I was given a cultivar of the rose of Sharon shrub called Sugar Tip ( 259 more words


GBBD August 2015

I seem to have missed a few months of Garden Bloggers Bloom Day but with two weeks of annual leave ahead of me and few plans I find myself finally with time to join in.  481 more words


Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - August 2015

It’s somewhat unfair that the garden here starts to look really good just as the very first signs of season’s end appear: touches of fall color here and there, the constellation Orion peeking over the eastern horizon just before dawn, and–for goodness’ sake–snowblower sales. 1,907 more words