I adore sunflowers. I think most people do. They’re so darn cheery, and so easy to grow. When I was growing up, the only sunflowers I was really familiar with were the ones with one giant yellow
“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.” ― Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine There are no […]
I garden for several reasons, but one of the main ones is that I garden for wildlife. There used to be a show on the Discovery channel about this. It was through the National Wildlife Federation and they did a yard makeover
My foxgloves are blooming and they are lovely. I have two types at the moment – Digitalis purpurea and Digiplexis.
I grow a lot of plants from seed. There are several reasons for this. It’s cheaper, you get satisfaction from watching a seed germinate and grow into a plant, and the main reason for me, you have a much larger variety…
As early as I can remember the woods were home. They were my safe place, they were where I played, and I knew every inch of my domain. I knew […]