Tagged "dirty girl"


A late Spring garden in the dead of Winter.

I spent the weekend mostly at the beach then writing then eating ollalieberry pie and finally pruning the roses in my garden. I saved the best for last, as I do every year. I make myself muck out the weeds, pull out any plants that need transplanting or ones that just need to be tossed …
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Took a drive.

I set out for a drive around 9am Tuesday morning, a little past mid-way on my recent trip to Belize. I went out searching for Aurora again, since the day before and proven to be so fruitful and interesting. I’ll make sure to tell you about Aurora later. The drive was up a gorgeous red …
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Sacred Plants: a book documenting sacred plants and the people who grow them.

Hey Y’all! Thanks for taking a sec to check out my new kickstarter project – a book, called Sacred Plants. KS is an all or nothing funding campaign that allows YOU to be a part of the  book making process. There’s a bunch more cool stuff that goes along with all this…
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How much do you love your plants?

Back in the day, I harvested Agave attenuata pups from a HUGE pod of them growing down the street from my house. Since then I’ve potted them up, divided the excess growth, potted again, moved houses and finally planted 5 or 6 in the front garden of my new house. A picket fence was built …
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Tacca chantrieri

The other week I was at the nursery trolling for some flowering perennials to add to a client’s planting bed. My client is super laid back and wants to me to plant what I see fit – but within this guild-line: purples, blues and compact I found myself wandering around the nursery muttering, “Purples, blues, …
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