FRIDAY FLOWERS: SIGNS OF SPRING

Yes, there are signs of Spring in my neighborhood! The Hellebores have emerged although most are still burrowed down in the leaves. If you will recall I went last spring up to Pine Knot Farms   Hellebores are fairly new to me and I love them: such harbingers of Spring and so lovely as cut flowers. […]

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FRIDAY FLOWERS: IT’S WINTER!

It’s deep winter and not much is happening in the garden. Now, that’s not a surprise to you, is it? How do you feel about the extended break from being out in the garden? I’ve been wondering how others feel about this and how, and what, you do in this “down” time. I know, there […]

FRIDAY FLOWERS: PROTECTING YOUR GARDEN FOR WINTER

How to best protect your perennials and shrubs from bitter cold? No matter where you live in the Northern Hemisphere, we are deep into winter. And much of the United States has seen VERY cold temperatures in the last week. Even here, in North Carolina, it has been about 15° for the last few nights. […]