Monthly Archives: March 2012

BOSKKE Sky Planters – Yea or Nay?

Without question, I say Nay to the likes of the Topsy Turvey Tomato Planter thingy. I simply can’t justify tormenting my tomato plants (for no good reason) by planting them in… Continue Reading

Kiss the Earth: Holi

We have finally made it. We have endured the grey skies of Winter and are stepping into this miraculous time of renewal, fertility, and regeneration, when we sow our seeds and… Continue Reading

Weekend Things

It’s almost St. Patty’s Day.  Which meant little to me until we moved to Boston. But now we will wake up early to be at the pub with friends and neighbors… Continue Reading

Doggy Water Bowls

My nice quiet mornings where I awake before my family and sneak to the dark kitchen, prepare myself a nice cup of coffee (in the dark) and sit down to write are gone.… Continue Reading

A South African Rockery

  You know, not all gardens start with a love of plants. Sure plants are important, perhaps even a requirement (some would argue) for a ‘garden’ to be a garden…but, as… Continue Reading

The Latin Series: F is for Flava

What does Flava Mean? I joke…. But seriously, now that we have done red (remember red = Coccinea) and blue  (blue = Caerulea), we are rouding out the primary colors with… Continue Reading

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  • Ive been dealing with a new Lyme infection as wellhellip
  • I have two thoughts about this pic 1 Id likehellip
  • Just now in my garden The barn and the dogwoodhellip
  • Planting inspiration is always the best part of a goodhellip
  • Excuse me ladies but the show is over its timehellip
  • I guess we werent the only ones who got uphellip
  • Will it be Andy Sturgeons garden? It is a beautyhellip
  • Just planted hollyhocks! I havent grown them in years hellip
  • Such a pretty sculpture in another vintage Chelsea flower showhellip
  • The pretty pop up garden shop that inspired some kitchenhellip
  • Anyone want to make bets on best in show andhellip
  • Taken two days ago And now all these pretty flowershellip