I can see what these may have looked like if Autumn would have waited just a more days. The bud that would have been a rose. Something beautiful in the colors of Autumn even if the next shades are death. On a brighter note : the catnip is still kickin’! Happy Bloom Tuesday to you […]
Each early Autumn the majestic Ginkgo tree in my garden quickly takes on its gold transition. Within hours of sunrise after the first frost the leaves quickly fall to the ground. Today I share a video of the tree that captivates me with hopes of holding on to its beauty anytime of the year. Click […]
The harvest season in the garden has come to an end and now we are enjoying the fruits of our labor on the dinner table. Todays recipe share is made with our Irish potatoes we grew and stored in the cellar for the past few months and carrots that were harvest last week before the […]
Nothing grows as healthy as my lettuce mixes in the greenhouse. I usually have at least a dozen container growing at random times so we can always enjoy a fresh mix on the dinner table. For information on the seeds I use and my greenhouse conditions read more HERE or click on the image to […]
I’m starting to see winter in my neck of the woods. Black Lace™ Sambucus Nigra I’m seeing some stress on my Proven Winners Sambucus after 2 nights in a row of temperature down in the low 30*F’s. The view this morning after the heavy frost of the 8 foot shrub is a reminder of winter. […]
One of the last roses that holds on to summer.
Jack is patiently waiting for me to finish my outdoors garden chores so we can play catch with the yarn.
The weather turned dark quickly this late Tuesday morning. Here is the view from under my Gingko tree that appears to have taken on Autumn color over night. I can’t help but think the 60 plus MPH winds may have scared those Autumn tones out of it. My hopes are that there will be a […]
I’m loving the change of seasons as I work hard to prepare for more shares from my garden to continue into the winter season. Cleaning the garden beds, putting trellis away for the winter, loading up the greenhouse where I am growing year round and collecting images from my garden world to share with you […]
Wednesdays are my favorite…. Enjoy the color!
Illumination® OrangeTuberous Begonia by Proven Winners Click in the Gallery above for closer look! The Illumination Orange Begonia by Proven Winners that I found at a local Garden Center has been growing on my front porch since early June. I’m loving the heat these summer favorites are putting off during these cool days of Autumn. […]