Sunday, May 1, 2011

One week after the 2011 Historic Garden Tour in Virginia, most of the bulbs are gone but the azaleas and rhododendron are in full bloom.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Day after day of rain this month has been a relief for the parched landscape. It's pruning time.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Wake up little Susie, wake up...

Today a friend from the Rose Society requested that I revive this blog. I have neglected it for about two years because with photos on Flickr and notes and pics on Facebook, this blog seemed redundant. Her interest has prompted me to resume so watch for new postings in the near future.

Friday, November 7, 2008

Fall Leaves, Past Peak, November 7, 2008

Soon all the leaves will be on the ground but not without one last glorious burst of color.

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Sunday morning, September 14, 2008

The asters bloom in September and to me, they are really worth waiting for. The red flower is a blooming bulb called "British Soldier." We need lots more of these.

Sunday morning, September 14, 2008

I found this baby turtle in the lily garden this morning.