Category: Gardening Tips

Spotlight on Witchhazel

October morning Witchhazel blossoms shine bright With the rising sun ~ Lynn Amber My witchhazel tree has taken center stage in my garden this week. Blooming in late October and November, this plant is found all over the eastern part of the United States… Continue Reading “Spotlight on Witchhazel”

Photo of the Day 7.12.20 Stella d’Oro

I’ve been a fan of Stella d’Oro day lilies since operating my landscape design business in Chester County, Pennsylvania some 20-30 years ago.  I tended to shy away from the overused plant material commonly chosen by commercial landscape architects – considering myself  a more… Continue Reading “Photo of the Day 7.12.20 Stella d’Oro”

Photo of the Day 7.11.20 Containers and Color

The nasturtium I planted in this clay pot earlier in the summer is growing wild!   It’s starting to cascade over the edge of the pot and has definitely overpowered the alyssum I had included in this arrangement.  Note to myself for another year –… Continue Reading “Photo of the Day 7.11.20 Containers and Color”