Category Archives: gardens

what snow

it did finally snow here. it is 21 degrees fahrenheit -6 c and lake affect snow. come wednesday it is supposed to go back to the 40 degree 4 c range. now a couple of parent plants and one of their seedlings. and some thoughts of summer…

before winter

winter may have arrived in cleveland this weekend. it was a long time coming. it did snow briefly in november. that did not prevent the johnny jump up from blooming. not even after the snow. the daylily was from a bit earlier before the snow. near the end of august…

huh

is it really safe to go from one late night movie to another. from venom to space balls ? there might just be a great artistic and philosophical chasm between the two. one flower will work for tonight. a seedling Bark At Me x unknown. at least we are used to dealing with the chasm separating the unknown…

rain

today was a wet day. rain. no digging. a good day for going through pictures from this summer. a good day to see the some of the ones i missed. or the ones i took and forgot. a good day to go to our local blood charity and donate platelets. a good day to help patients who need platelets. people i will never see. people with the hope to go home to see their loved ones. today is a good day.

Real Ether

a stroll

that is what it is called when i wander in a garden.   we continue down a path in Xenia.  this flower is a poly chrome.   a pastel blend of peach and pink, one color drifting and blushing into another.  three images…

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