Tagged "planting"


Plants 365, week 25

Week 25 is here – read below about what my garden is all about this week… New to this page or missed some of Plants 365 and want to catch up? I recommend starting from the beginning with week 1.   Hi! I’m Jenn – botanist, CEO, potty mouth. This is my “plant diary”, where …
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saturday m o r n i n g

This morning I went to a farmers market in San Mateo… I needed some goodies for the kitchen and wanted a dose of color first thing in the morning. I can’t think of a more fabulous way to start the weekend. I’m spending the rest of the day with a book (Julia Child memoir) and ...
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Color Army

Right now, at HMB Nursery, there is a myriad of 4″ annuals. We are finally coming out of the age of red and white holiday bullshit, and headed – trowel first – into Spring. I spent my morning sinking 4″ dark blue pansies in the ground, amongst some California poppies, and adjacent a giant …
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Love my Buddha

I’ve had a pot by my front door for about a year and a half now. When I first moved to this house, I planted it with a fabulous little daphne, some nepeta and I think a couple annuals. Well, everything has filled in nicely – except growing towards the back, of course towards the …
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