Posts tagged "Flowers"
Summer of Dahlias

Summer of Dahlias

It took eight years, but I am back to embracing and improving my old lady garden stance by going big and bolder with dahlias.
Quince Blossoms

Quince Blossoms

One of my favorite flowers in Spring, the blooming quince tree. They bloom after the tree leaves out unlike the other fruit in its family, apples and pears.
Clouds and Flowers: Fall in the Northwest Garden

Clouds and Flowers: Fall in the Northwest Garden

Took a short break to play around with something I haven't touched in a year: Lensbaby!
Late Spring Color in the Skagit

Late Spring Color in the Skagit

While the Skagit Valley is best known for it's tuplip fields, late May had plenty of colorful patches of bulbs and plenty to see.
The Garden Grows In: Spring 2012

The Garden Grows In: Spring 2012

After last year's record cold spring, the pleasant string of weekends has our garden insanely full of flowers, bees, and birds looking to make nests.
Easy Skagit Valley Roll

Easy Skagit Valley Roll

With the day bright and a car to get there, Skagit Valley was a swell place to play hookie for the day and get in some miles on the bike.
Winter On Its Way

Winter On Its Way

The cyclamen have started blooming! While it doesn't feel like winter, it's a sure sign that winter is on it's way.
A Yellow Climber

A Yellow Climber

Our garden looks most English in June, so it's fitting that my favorite plant this time of year is the yellow climbing rose.
Summer in the Garden

Summer in the Garden

As summer starts to fade, the poppies lose their prominence to Black-eyed Susans. It's lovely.