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the summer garden

August 7, 2017


Pretty pleased with myself…ran into a sale on a bistro – set at Home Depot…so bought it knowing I would have to get the thing out of the car and put together myself…yay me, did it…The chairs swivel!  I even went into the blazing sun and read for a bit in the shade…Sweet! Life is […]

Brenda, Brenda quite contrary, how does your garden grow?

July 30, 2017


Well – coming along nicely this year. Loving the perennials that really lend base “shape” to the garden…but then…those wonderful colour filled annuals that add life and vitality to the scene.  I even made a little “water garden” at my door so that I could listen to the trickle of running water.  Not my own idea, I […]

May 2016 – Garden Update

May 23, 2016


The hosta is now in bud – the fern is 36″high and their fronds and leaves are kissing.  I planted some impatiens in a couple old cracked pots…after the pots completely disintegrate I’ll use them as drainage bits. Planted 2 Ninebark trees in a pot with some companion impatiens. Praying that the slugs don’t eat […]

meanwhile, in the garden…

September 27, 2015


But what’s this? More rocks n’stones you say?  And soil. And less landscaping fabric. And still, she wants more, more, more! Yeah, addicted to gardening even now in the fall…a bit nippy, but happy to be outside squirrelling away in the garden patch! Today, planning more plants/shrubbies, bulbs etc. with Evannia (garden guru) She has […]