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A chilly week in March

Following a chilly week in March when temperatures regularly dropped into the teens, damage to flowers and emerging leaves was expected. The gardener’s question was, how much damage, and would injury to new leaves do harm as a late freeze stunted mophead hydrangea growth a year ago? 320 more words

My Garden

March weather is variable, for better and worse

Though the gardener barks at the chilly breezes, he is aware that weather is variable, particularly in March when there might be temperatures in the seventies and teens, sometimes within the same week. 301 more words

My Garden

I have built a wall!

I have been thinking about my Hosta plants…

We have a north facing corner against the house…

Where I grow shade lovers including Epimedium x Rubrum, Ferns, Buxus and Hosta in pots. 226 more words

Our Garden@19

Modest plans for spring

In this second week of January, several seed catalogs and a few from mail order plant suppliers have arrived in the mailbox. Once, the box was stuffed with catalogs after the start of the new year, but today it is the email bin that overflows. 473 more words

My Garden


Aren’t you tired of Winter by now ? I am !!!! So for all those who are looking forward to Spring, here’s a preview.

I hope these pictures will cheer you up ! Have a great weekend all !


Another World/31

Another World  – a nature series about the world within the dim recesses of the garden.  Please click on image for a better view.