Allergy Season Already?!by
that make them less irritating to human noses. So the dwarfAlbertaspruces in the above photo probably aren't... and lingering snow? Unfortunately, coniferous evergreens like juniper, pine, spruce and arborvitae (pictured...
Planning for a Lower Maintenance Gardenby
to add a bunch of boring junipers and aborvitae or pokey spruces and barberries (ouch). But there are lots of new, dwarf, broad-leaf evergreen cultivars available now. I need to do some research...
Plant Care - Winter Wateringby
It amazes me how many people do not know that you still have to water your winter plants. I used to plant gorgeous pots of AlbertaSpruce with variegated vinca vines, spregeri fern, and pansies...
Ode to My Garden: Spring!by
Starre V.spruced it up. I’ve also planted a veggie garden in two raised boxes I put in a few years ago..., the fig tree will be full of bounty!
Poe the kitty.
The dwarf lilac tree – an intoxicating...
Becoming The Enchanted Healerby
many things besides elves and fays, and besides dwarfs, witches, trolls, giants, or dragons; it holds the seas... and Spruce boughs sweetly singing in the wind.”
Enchantment is the place of magic and meaning...
Red Crossbill Diversityby
, from British Columbia and Alberta to Mexico. Monogamous, their breeding is prompted by an abundance of food... on specific types of conifers (pines, spruces, firs or hemlocks); smaller subspecies favor the tightly wound...