14 02, 2013

Greetings from Wilmington, NC

2018-03-08T16:53:16+00:00

Loropetalum beginning to bloom in our front yard After what always seems like an eternity (in other words, getting through January), I made it down here to Steve's in Wilmington.  I've been here a week and, already, I feel the relaxation and calm streaming into my body and the stress and tension slowly draining out.  The air is not all that much warmer down here--though I don't [...]

Greetings from Wilmington, NC 2018-03-08T16:53:16+00:00
17 03, 2012

Kinda Pretty Here in Arlington Right Now

2012-03-17T17:53:29+00:00

Beautiful week one is now running into beautiful week two here at Woodland Cottage.  It's astounding.  I'll let the pics speak. The Loropetalum has never been more floriferous... Heavenly scent...

Kinda Pretty Here in Arlington Right Now 2012-03-17T17:53:29+00:00
23 01, 2010

Baby Steps

2010-01-23T17:37:30+00:00

After the glorious spring-thaw weather last week, we have stepped back slowly into winter.  February can be either brutal or a one-step-forward, one-step-back type of month.  I think February is the worst month...you can finally feel the sun again, yet the air just will not let go of winter.  And it is often the snowiest time, too. Yet the garden is taking its baby steps toward spring.  We are [...]

Baby Steps 2010-01-23T17:37:30+00:00
23 01, 2010

Baby Steps

2010-01-23T17:29:05+00:00

After the glorious spring-thaw weather last week, we have stepped back slowly into winter.  February can be either brutal or a one-step-forward, one-step-back type of month.  I think February is the worst month...you can finally feel the sun again, yet the air just will not let go of winter.  And it is often the snowiest time, too. Yet the garden is taking its baby steps toward spring.  We are [...]

Baby Steps 2010-01-23T17:29:05+00:00