It is a day I look forward to every winter. The bud has been opening slowly, flirtatiously over the last few days and today it has reached the culmination of the energy stored in that voluptuous bulb planted several weeks ago. I plant several types each winter and this one has reached the finish line… Continue reading My amaryllis bloomed today!
I don’t grow a lot of plants from seed, but the seed catalogs that arrive in my mailbox in January are like treasured friends, a sign that spring will come again. I turn their pages relishing the colorful photos and mouth-watering descriptions of each and every plant. I examine vegetables I don’t like with almost… Continue reading It’s seed catalog time!
Today is a big day for me – the launching of this blog and the commitment to a new way of living life. I am honored that you may be joining me on the journey. I love plants of all kinds – annuals and perennials, trees and shrubs, tropicals and houseplants. I am passionate about… Continue reading Welcome to my blog.