Six on Saturday – 06/23

Another "Six on Saturday" - thanks to https://thepropagatorblog.wordpress.com, the originator, for the inspiration! 1. Foxglove frenzy I never fancied the spiky (raceme) flower form of foxglove, lupin, or similar, but I think that's mostly because of how I saw them planted. The large clustered plantings don't work well with this style of flower - the … Continue reading Six on Saturday – 06/23

Plant Club

The first rule of plant club is to talk a whole bunch about plant club. Ok, so this post is on a whim, and full of forced jokes that are probably unfunny, so you'll have to either bow out or bear with me. Ever seen the movie fight club, or read the book? A real … Continue reading Plant Club

Six on Saturday – 06/16

Here's my latest sos update - thanks to https://thepropagatorblog.wordpress.com, the originator, for the inspiration! I vacillated between doing a grass theme and a mix of things, but since the vast majority of my perennials are not quite ready, grass seems appropriate. The variety of grasses I now "own" has actually kind of surprised me! Today … Continue reading Six on Saturday – 06/16

Six on Saturday – 06-02-2018

Here's my latest sos update - thanks to https://thepropagatorblog.wordpress.com for the inspiration! Having a few posts under my belt pretty much entirely dedicated to various yard activities, I decided to deviate a bit and actually show some of the cool plants themselves - that's what all the work is for anyway, right? 1. Valerian Root … Continue reading Six on Saturday – 06-02-2018