Since I did my favorite shade plants in last week’s post… I’ll continue the garden theme and do my favorite sun-loving flowers for cutting. My requirements are: low maintenance, long vase life, blooms all summer… And? Repeat after me: BIG. Big, bold, colorful, and easy… (my one exception to that would be Lisianthus.) I’m so over anything that needs more […]
Monthly Archives: April 2013
Before I had a blog, I had a garden. I used to do things like go to Master Gardener lectures. About plant pathology. And conifer identification. And intro to entomology. For fun!! (But also because I paid absolutely no attention in eighth-grade science.) So this is a departure from anything house-renovation related, but the shade garden is just coming […]
Philadelphia Elvis Fest… confronting the existential question of why my best friend lives so far away.
Good day, regular people. Let us recap what you know about me: I have an old house. I like fancy stuff. Let me introduce you to something you don’t know: I love Elvis Presley. A lot. A LOT, a lot.