Tag Archives: Ferns

How to build a fern table

Let me just preface this post by saying that I had a great day! I had nearly an entire, uninterrupted day to do something I have wanted to do for months – build some fern tables! Ever since I first … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – beloved Oneonta

Being a little sentimental this week. Or, perhaps one could say that I’m still in mourning. The stunningly beautiful and unique Oneonta Gorge, slightly east of the tourist icon that is Multnomah Falls is said to have been severely damaged. … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow-up – May 2016

Head on over to Pam at Digging to see what pretty foliage is manifesting itself in gardens around the globe.  

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Catch it while you still can…

Spring is racing by. If I don’t get to go out there in a few days, when I finally do, I can be sure that it looks completely different from when I last saw it. This weekend wasn’t half as … Continue reading

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Greenhouse glimpse

Sometimes, the light is just irresistible. And sometimes your photos don’t show just how irresistible that light was. Oh well, I can still enjoy the forms and the colors of these wonderful plants:  

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The juglone challenge

Sometimes, a project takes on an element of gambling. Recently, a couple asked me to help them spruce up their parking strip. It had nice, generous dimensions (12′ x 50′), but also came with a large Black Walnut tree. Being that they … Continue reading

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An April flashback

April was horrendously busy, so I never got to show off the lovelies that were sprouting up here and there in the usual monthly memes. After positively balmy March weather, with the arrival of April, we regressed to more normal … Continue reading

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