Saturday, June 30, 2007

my brother gave me this evergreen southern magnolia last year, as it was not thriving in his New England garden. it had one flower last week!

Friday, June 29, 2007

This arisaema is also blooming...

Thursday, June 28, 2007

i planted this bald cypress about 9 years ago, and now it is almost 20 feet tall! It has feathery leaves like a redwood, and is everyone's favorite tree. On the right of the cypress is the silverbell tree.

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

more of the arisaema...

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Fred has come back! And the daylillies are blooming!

Monday, June 25, 2007

viticella clematis are blooming now.

Sunday, June 24, 2007

This is Fred, the next door neighbor's cat. Fred usually lives in my front garden, but now has gone missing. Has anyone seen Fred?

Saturday, June 23, 2007

my mother's new puppy, a portuguese water dog.

Friday, June 22, 2007

i transplanted rose "dainty bess" last year, and now she is struggling. i still think she has the prettiest flowers, which are almost 3" across.

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

this arisaema is graced with two flowers this year. i'll be posting more than one picture of it, you can be assured!

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

these foxgloves volunteered from a plant 10 feet away

Monday, June 18, 2007

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Friday, June 15, 2007

this hoya is filling my office with the most tantalizing tropical scent! the actual flower size is 1cm.

Thursday, June 14, 2007

clematis are blooming now

Sunday, June 10, 2007

these foxgloves have chosen the spot they like!

Saturday, June 09, 2007

will this young, innocent echinachea bud survive the onslaught?

Friday, June 08, 2007

in memoriam: these beautiful heritage roses were eaten by the deer last night. i need to change deer repellant brands!

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

sage, i apologize, not a great picture. i will post better ones soon.

Tuesday, June 05, 2007

snap dragons! these have been self sowing the last few years.

Sunday, June 03, 2007

peony madness is ending, roses will be next!

Friday, June 01, 2007