I do love terrariums!
My first gardening break!
and perfect for every occasion
Strawberries Blackberries Blueberry Raspberries and now these berries all have something in common.
We went for a walk in the woods and found ourselves surrounded.
I have no idea what plant this is…can someone help!?
Definitely worth the wait!
In retrospect, I think the saving was mutual.
The other day I looked at my beautiful sunflower and my eyes zero-ed in to what appeared to be – on no, it totally WAS a larva. A disgusting, tiny, hairy, creepy crawling larva on my beautiful sunflower! Yikes! I think I actually “yiked”… Continue Reading “Harvey the Larvey”
The flowering of an adopted plant that holds so many memories
A Xylocopa sp. on our lavender. We have a very narrow windowsill but still managed to plant a handful of aromatic plants…and we are not the only ones that are enjoying them!
Every time someone comes over to my mother’s or my house, they look at our orchids, amazed. We have dozens of them, nearly all gifts, untidily arranged on window sills. Some are heavy with their second or third (or more, who remembers?) bloom; others… Continue Reading “Orchids. Surprisingly simple.”