the squirrel nutwork
You may not recognize these because they’re the leaves of the Oakleaf Hydrangea just as they were coming out a few weeks ago. They had a beautiful silver tinge to their fuzzy edges. 13 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
The Arch City Gardener
2 months, 2 weeks ago
A Walk in the Garden
Today is Garden Bloggers’ Foliage Day, hosted by Christina at My Hesperides Garden.
This gives me a chance to share some photos of the changing colors of the foliage in my garden. 73 more words
6 months, 1 week ago
Foliage is the primary focus in the garden these days, with my current favorites being the above bridal wreath (Spirea x vanhouttei) and in the photo below, oakleaf hydrangea… 250 more words
6 months, 3 weeks ago
After the hard frosts of last weekend, most of my garden is looking pretty grim. When you love the garden as much as we do, it can be a bit disheartening to bid this source of joy and inspiration… 243 more words
7 months, 1 week ago
Gardens at Coppertop
This week it seems as though Mother Nature has opened a jewelry box of glittering gems at Coppertop for our enjoyment. Rubies and emeralds pale in comparison.
7 months, 3 weeks ago
Morning light is different.
The low angle of the sun’s rays causes the subject to cast vertical shadows on itself.
It gives a three-dimensional effect that you can’t get any other time of day. 82 more words
9 months ago