It is a shame fragrance is an often overlooked characteristic when we choose plants for our gardens. A scent can evoke precious memories. The first whiff of lilacs sends me time traveling to my childhood home cutting my mother’s lilacs for bouquets. The sweet perfume of peonies rouses images of my mom walking arm in… Continue reading Foliage offers fragrance, too!
When we built our pond almost fifteen years ago, I constructed two small flagstone patios – one tiny space just off the deck outside the master bedroom and a larger patio where a glider bench beckons folks to sit a spell as they move from the family room deck to the backyard. I love the… Continue reading Planting Thyme in Flagstone Patios