Tagged "garden"


Subtle hues + Is white a color?

“But white isn’t a color.” ~ A few weeks back I did a garden consultation for a rather interesting home. It was atop the bluffs on the Coastside, with a generous front garden and unassuming back yard. I was brought in to add continuity, movement and interest, while keeping the garden as low maintenance as …
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Being brave in the garden.

I was so excited to have another little garden piece in one of my favorite gardening magazines, Pacific Horticulture. My partner in flower-pic-crime, Rob Co, took the shot of the amazing Echium in my garden, featured on the cover. This Echium towered, finally reaching at about 22′ tall. I have these planted (started at 4″ …
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Plants 365, week 24

Feeling better… Loving the bits of sun and rain… Borage is in full bloom. Week 24 is here – read below and let me know how your week was in the garden. Missed some of Plants 365 and want to catch up? I recommend starting from the beginning with week 1.   Hi! I’m Jenn …
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The Deadman’s Garden.

“Who has not either seen or heard of some house, shut up and inhabitable, fallen into decay, and looking dusty and dreary, whence, at midnight, strange sounds have been heard to issue – the rattling of chains, and the groaning of perturbed spirits? – a house that people thought it unsafe...
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the latest at the farm

the last bit of yesterday was finished off at the farm, doing some general clean-up and a bit of planting. the guys weed whacked and planted clusters of jade in the succulent mother garden – i poked around taking pictures and organizing the accumulating detritus that the wind brings in on the field. on the …
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