There is so much activity in the garden right now. Tomatoes and hot chiles are in and some of the earlier veggies are growing fast. Peonies are just starting to bloom in our yard and so are the poppies. The giant hostas I split off… Read More
I always think of Hollyhocks as old fashioned farm flowers. I love the way they reach up tall to get their colour up over the other plants in the garden.
These beautiful yellow flowers come from our neighbour’s garden across the street, but we don’t know where she got them (the other day she asked if they came from our garden). They look like some variety of yellow primrose. These are really showy when they… Read More
We have several peonies in our front garden. It’s a fairly shady garden and ours are typically a week or so behind other neighbourhood peonies. I’ve been following the progress of the bloom cycle for the first of them and I took this shot yesterday.I… Read More
When I went out to physiotherapy this morning, I noticed our garden is starting to come to life. It’s about time.
Although the garden season is just beginning, there are a few spring highlights….
The first flower of the year has bloomed here at Headquarters.
November is around the corner but the last bits of intense garden colour linger still.