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2014-08-01 08.53.13
There was an interesting article in the New York Times on Monday about Monarch butterflies and milkweed. The takeaway is that planting Tropical Milkweed (Asclepias currasavica) may do more harm than good, according to several researchers. Tropical Milkweed. Photo from University of Florida. Milkweeds, of course, are the only plants that are [...]
Thu, Nov 20, 2014
So we have been blogging for four years, amazing how time flies! Four years of sharing our passion for plants and plant related adventures both in and out of our garden.As we were sat down a couple of days ago and found ourselves reminiscing the things we got up to [...]
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
I mulched one of my hydrangea today in hopes of protecting it this winter. Never mind that the deer can still find it and chow down on those delicious branches. At least I can say I put in about 35% effort. And with that, I can now safely say that I [...]
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
Cotoneaster horizontalis variegata
I’m wishing I had planted more Cotoneaster horizontals variegata, as it is turning into a nice spreading ground cover. The two-tone leaves give it a silvery look, and you can even spot the occasional red berry in there. Ozthamnus ‘Sussex Silver’ adds another shimmery element. It presents a pruning challenge, getting scruffy [...]
Tue, Nov 18, 2014
2014-07-13 12.31.01
Floramagoria, a private Portland garden I discussed in the last post, has a lot of stuff that can make you smile, even giggle. But this garden is not all giggles, no. It is a seriously gorgeous garden. Floramagoria’s front garden The front garden is quite attractive, in a restrained sort of way. [...]
Tue, Nov 18, 2014