Who doesn’t love the charming little blue flowers of the wildflower myosotis? The airy flowers seem to float above the foliage as they bob and dance with every breeze.
The common name, “Forget-Me-Not,” has a few interesting stories about its origin. Continue reading “Forget me not!”
Loosen the soil in the vegetable garden by digging it — check.
Plant tomato seeds — check.
Pull weeds in the perennial flower beds — check.
Mulch around the plants — check.
Water the area — check. Continue reading “Checklist”
Rocks and gardens go well together.
Not only does my garden contain a grouping of boulders in a conspicuous spot, but much of the garden beds are bordered by stones.
The more weathered and mossy the rocks are, the more attractive they seem to become. It’s almost like they have stories to tell. My boulders remind me of the generosity of the next-door neighbors. Continue reading “Stones of remembrance”