22 04, 2012

Snowballs in the Rain on Earth Day

2012-04-22T11:41:21+00:00

Happy Earth Day.  It's a day to celebrate the Earth and all that she gives us, like this gentle, soaking rain we so need here in the magical Mid-Atlantic.  Everything is so green! The trees are smiling. I showed an earlier photo of the Chinese Snowballs, Viburnum macrocephalum, in their green stage, before they whitened up.  Here they are in full, glorious bloom, and the rain enhances the effect.  [...]

Snowballs in the Rain on Earth Day 2012-04-22T11:41:21+00:00
6 04, 2012

Spring Continues to Dazzle

2012-04-06T09:44:45+00:00

As in all gardens, each Spring day brings something new.  Here at Woodland Cottage, we are passing from early to mid-Spring.  Soon, we'll be in what I like to call "full Spring"--when the Azaleas and Dogwoods are really kicking.  It occurs usually when the mid-season Azaleas come into bloom.  That will be soon. We landscape designers have been hopping double-time this Spring!  I haven't had much time to sit [...]

Spring Continues to Dazzle 2012-04-06T09:44:45+00:00