Legend has it that missionaries spread mustard seed along their path from mission to mission to mark their way – á la Hansel and Gretel. All these years later, the Golden State bursts into bloom from stem to stern, as … continue reading . . .
Did you know the difference between pink and blue hydrangeas has to do with the level of acidity in the soil? I’ve heard that driving a rusty nail into the ground near the base of your plant works. These photos … continue reading . . .
Fragrant roses from my garden luxuriate on my nightstand. If you look closely you’ll discover my indiscreet use of a rubber band to hold the roses together in this wide mouthed vase. Well, it really isn’t a vase. It began … continue reading . . .