Tag Archives: shade plants

Wednesday Vignette – the thing with spring

The thing with spring is that it’s damn hard to focus on anything other than what’s going on outside. Every few hours, I find myself making excuses to go outside to see what else is happening. Has the little Podophyllum … Continue reading

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The Pod invasion and a few other fun things

Let’s take a look at what is brewing in the garden, shall we?    

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The Nowlens Bridge haul

A couple of weeks ago, mi compadres William and Gina, and I took a little road trip to marvelous Nowlens Bridge Perennials. At the end of the post I wrote of our little escape, I mentioned “my near heroic restraint” … Continue reading

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Wendy’s wall

This past spring I designed a dry-stacked rock wall for a delightful woman named Wendy.    

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Wednesday Vignette – the magic of shade

We had a little heat-spike here yesterday, and temperatures shot up into the mid-80’s. Today, they went back dow to around 57. I’m much happier in cooler weather, but as it happened, was scheduled to do a garden consultation at a … Continue reading

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