Mother Load…

Mother Load…

“Longing is like the seed that wrestles with the ground.’ Emily Dickinson The dictionary defines “mother load” as the main source or supply;  the urban interpretation meaning “big win,” or “jackpot.”  My garden has been...
What’s New?

What’s New?

New plant introductions are exciting, at least they are to a plant nerd like me. The new plants in the 2016 line-up look great–many I’d like to trial and begin to specify for projects. (I gathered these from the Better Homes and Gardens Website...
In Love…

In Love…

I feel like I spend a lot of time trying to outsmart squirrels. And they are winning. Which is cause enough for concern except I am more concerned at the moment in keeping them off the bird feeder. You might recall I wrote last spring about a cone-shaped...
Catalogues Galore…

Catalogues Galore…

Yesterday my daughter and I went shopping–not because we didn’t do enough this month already because we certainly did our part to improve the local economy–but because it was a totally dreary day, we had some gift cards to use, and thought we might...
Which Witch?

Which Witch?

Looking outdoors this morning, I am convinced that the main reason I designed our garden is to provide an action arena for the squirrels. Just now there are seven chasing after each other along the scalloped-top of the picket fence, leaping from there into the small...
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