Category Archives: garden hardscape

Here We Grow Again.

Finally, it is spring.  The growing has started and it is so exciting to see all the new growth.  The early flowering has been just superb.  I heard that due to our cooler month of March, the flowering trees held … Continue reading

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Reaching Higher Ground

I was able to tell others that I placed every bit of hardscape and all of the plants into the garden by myself.  With the exception, of course, of the deck and pergola!   I had planned for years to build … Continue reading

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Constant Renewal

What a concept, constant renewal, who wouldn’t want that?   It is part of the reason that I enjoy the daylilies.  Every day is a renewal of the garden, with a different look. The one above is Cloaking Device.  If it … Continue reading

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June is time for Daylilies

The daylilies have started, just a few are blooming, yet each day there are a few more.  Above is Stenciled Impression. Some of my favorites are in bloom now.  Most of these are the FFO  ( First Flower Out ) Just … Continue reading

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Say It Isn’t Snow.

It happened, something that has eluded me all winter.  No complaints though, as I am  not a big fan of snow.  Something about it is beautiful, and with the wonderful addition of having  a snow day, it was truly lovely.  I enjoy it … Continue reading

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The New Year is Here

So much to look forward to in 2016. The dark nights are here for now, but there is so much more light to come. I put a few lights in the garden to brighten the night time garden; however, my … Continue reading

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When October Goes

I have such mixed feelings about October. When October goes, it can only mean one thing—snow.  The daylilies are gone, and it is the rare daylily to bloom in October.  The Stellas don’t count, they are just about always in … Continue reading

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