Tag Archives: ornamentals

Free Trees

I just couldn’t help myself when I Passed by these gorgeous Japanese maples that had gone to seed. Propagating trees from seed is no quick process and I don’t know if I am going to have the patience to see … Continue reading

Posted in Ornamentals | Tagged | Leave a comment

Tulips!

There is nothing more encouraging than seeing green shoots break through the wintery earth.  Tulips (amung other things!) are just starting to sprout, for me this is the first official sign that yes spring is coming and it’s time to … Continue reading

Posted in Ornamentals | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Pruning Lavender

Yes this seems kind of late in the season to just start pruning the lavender!  Truth be told I have not gotten around to cutting anything back for fall and its nearly Christmas! Lavender is one of those plants that … Continue reading

Posted in Ornamentals, Perennial Edibles | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fall Colours

I don’t talk about the back yard garden very often mainly because its(relatively speaking) not as interesting as the front yard garden, but my back yard garden is all about fall colours, partly deliberately and partly  because nothing else would … Continue reading

Posted in Ornamentals | Tagged | Leave a comment