Monthly Archives: May 2014

New Dawn Rose, You Sexy Beast

We planted a New Dawn climbing rose a couple of years ago on the southeast corner of the house and this year it is rewarding us with a spectacular display. I wish I had planned a bit better and installed … Continue reading

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Yeah, Radishes!

Spring means radishes. Crunchy and peppery. ¬†And quick! From seed to harvest in a little over three weeks for some varieties. About as close to instant gratification as one gets from gardening! Something the French love and I do, too, … Continue reading

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Peony, Heritage Edition

We were a bit worried about our peony making an appearance this year. An exceptionally cold winter with hard freezes and a surprise snowfall in late spring did not seem to bode well. But this may be the showiest this … Continue reading

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