This spring I didn’t want to miss a chance to record all the beauty of the garden and I had my daughter come and take photos. She owns a photography business, You Make Me Shutter, that specializes in Fitness and Fashion photography and senior portraits. It was an amazing season for peonies this […]
I am so excited about all the flowers I will be growing this spring. I will have many old favorites returning, as well as adding many new-to-me and more unique bulbs. The easiest way to see them all is to visit my Pinterest board.
The first thing to bloom in the garden this year were the Hellebores. This was my first year growing them and arrival was so exciting, finally something blooming in the garden again. Our peach trees also bloomed early this year. Scattering their pink petals all over the ground like pink snow. Next up are the […]
April in North Carolina is really when the flower season begins. All of the cool flowers (hardy annuals) begin to bloom along with most of the bulbs and spring vines. Its a riot of colors in the garden and a welcome excuse to finally be outside. Fillers for April: Bachelor Buttons Orlaya Love in a […]
Spring has to be one of the most anticipated seasons for a gardener. Finally getting to get back outside with the flowers tending and growing things. Most of the spring flower began opening up in mid-March and April this year with most of the tulips opening in April. The thrillers for April include: Tulips Narcissus […]