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An experiment in rooting.

I’m attempting to root forsythia, pussy willow, and quince for the first time. Did a lot of research. Here are my tips:

I filled an old kitty litter container with potting soil and used a wide magic marker to make deep holes in the dirt. 158 more words

Spring Bloomers

The Boldness of Pussy Willows

Earlier in March, I cut a few branches from my pussy willow shrub and brought them inside. The warmth of the house quickly turned the silvery white pillows of the catkins into yellow caterpillar creatures.  79 more words

Flora

Happy Spring!

It is officially spring now. Even if it is just fifty-three degrees and cloudy outside, the calendar says that it’s spring, so maybe the weather will live up to that now. 234 more words

Farm Life

Tulips inside a bowl

This is a very simple, but eye catching contemporary design, all you need are some tulips and a fish bowl vase the grass is optional.  The purple version below is in a smaller vase so only used one bunch of tulips.   175 more words

Pussy willow branch with raindrops

What a lovely sight! The fascinating silvery tufts of catkins on a riverside willow, glimmering as they sway gently in the spring breeze. I love iridescent things in nature. 50 more words

Pussy Willow Egg

Have you seen the latest free download from The Cricket Collection?  It’s called Pussy Willow Egg and I can’t wait to sew it up. 28 more words

Cross Stitch

Pussy Willows Galore!

The Japanese Fantail Pussy Willow has a history of over 20 years in our garden. My mom originally received the first cuttings from a work friend who had a connection to one of the  1,108 more words

Gardening Inspiration