3 11, 2016

Please Continue to Water!

2018-03-01T17:09:46+00:00

The sunny, dry warmth continues here in the Magical Mid-Atlantic, particularly in the D.C. area, where I live. I am seeing a lot of stress in gardens, especially on plants that haven’t been in the ground too long. Please continue to water. My irrigation system has been running daily, and I am supplementing, by hand-watering, as needed. We need a few long, slow rains! Please be sure to lay [...]

Please Continue to Water! 2018-03-01T17:09:46+00:00
2 05, 2013

Spring 2013 Newletter

2018-03-08T16:52:38+00:00

My Spring 2013 newsletter is now up on my website.  Enjoy! Here's my garden right now--full, glorious Spring.  The azaleas will be at peak this weekend.      

Spring 2013 Newletter 2018-03-08T16:52:38+00:00
15 12, 2011

Acorn to Oak Tree

2011-12-15T21:32:05+00:00

Wonderful time-lapse video... Acorn to Oak filmed over 8 month period Hat tip to Catherine.

Acorn to Oak Tree 2011-12-15T21:32:05+00:00
13 04, 2010

The Heirloom Tomatoes Have Arrived

2010-04-13T22:16:36+00:00

The heirloom tomatoes arrived in Wilmington this week. Steve planted them this weekend. "Then I weeded the vegetable garden really well and put straw around everything," he said. "And I don't think I'll have to buy any tomatoes for the garden at the fire station this year, because I bet I pulled up about 50 seedlings that must have come up from the half-rotted tomatoes I threw out there [...]

The Heirloom Tomatoes Have Arrived 2010-04-13T22:16:36+00:00