We have had plenty of rain in recent weeks. My neighbor who has a rain gauge said hers read four inches in just a few days. It has not been constant, so I am fine with having lots of rain water for my garden. I took the photo of the nasturtium (an edible plant with […]
Echinacea (common name: coneflower) photographed in our front garden with bee. See green echinacea bud. Astilbe flowers in my backyard do well in shade.
I love planting from seed. You do need lots of patience to do so – the plants take a long to flower and bear fruit. This spring I have been photographing my cucumber seedlings for about one month. May 13: Here is one small one – the cucumber plant has two early leaves, and this […]
Every year in early May there is a wonderful plant sale at Rutgers Gardens. I bought: snapdragons, petunias, Rutgers tomato plants, two kinds of rosemary and some broccoli plants. Last year: hydrangea
Sedum blooms in early fall – see bees on sedum.
Birds in yard: cardinal, catbird, robin, goldfinch, turkey vulture, blue jay