Category Archives: Bloom Day

Bloom Day – April 2020

Edit: It was late when I posted this, so I forgot the courtesy of linking to our hostess’ blog May Dreams Gardens, so here you go! Next month it will indeed be May, but check it out this month too, … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – March 2020

So far, we’ve pretty much had a non-winter, which could also be interpreted as a early spring. We’ve been spoiled by abundant early blooms FAR earlier than normal. So imagine my surprise, when I woke up to a white world … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – February 2020

I suppose I should have seen it coming. Yesterday was Valentine’s Day, so a little simple logic would have indicated that today is Bloom Day. Still, I almost forgot. It was a cold, rainy day here in Portland, but I … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – January, 2020

It’s been an abnormally mild winter (again), so I have more to show than I would if all was right in the world. For weeks, we have known that temperatures would drop and that – heavens forbid! – we might … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – December 2019

It’s been a while since I posted a Bloom Day post. Mainly because I’m running dangerously low on space on my blog, but I also got tired of photographing and posting what—to me—were the same old plants over and over … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – January 2018

While most of my garden looks rather torn up at the moment (making lots of muscle heavy, time consuming changes that take me forever), there are some things worth noting. Although Christmas was indeed a white one, we’ve had a … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – December 2017

Flowers don’t care what happens in the world – they just do their thing. And, I must say, I really, really appreciate them. The mere presence of them allow me to turn my back on the human part of the … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – November 2017

This particular Bloom Day happens to fall on one of the crappiest, wettest days so far in our fair city. It is really a godawful day to venture outside! But, I braved the rain and mud for about five minutes, … Continue reading

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Blooms and foliage – August 2017

This has been a terrible summer for me, in terms of keeping up on blog memes – I have missed several months worth… Once (or was it twice?), I even missed my own, and had to play catch-up later in … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow-up and belated Bloom Day – March 2017

Apparently, sometimes it is in ones favor to be fashionably late. Yesterday, on Bloom Day proper, it was so grey, wet, and miserable here, that I would have worried for my camera’s safety bringing it outside without an umbrella. This … Continue reading

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