May 2020

A Beautiful Tapestry: The Garden of Heather Bradley
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There are so many new followers to the blog, I thought it would be nice to repeat a favourite garden that some readers may not have had the opportunity to enjoy. Gardeners often focus on growing flowers, but great gardens...
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Butterfly Iris, Iris spuria
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Last summer I visited the Royal Botanical Garden in Hamilton for the first time in several years. I found impressive displays of early summer perennials and row upon row of peonies in full bloom, but the flowers that captured my...
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A Visit to Duff & Donna’s Garden in June
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At the back of the house, there is a small plateau of land with a deck and then the property rolls down in a gentle incline to a lake. My friendship with Donna Evers began years ago when she sent...
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Spring on the Mountain Top
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I cannot believe how long it's been since I posted on here....thank you to all my sweet readers who reached out to make sure Sweetie and I were alright. We're fine, thank God, just laying low and staying home, like...
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New Plant Introductions for 2020 from Proven Winners(R)
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Even though a few provinces here in Canada are slowly reopening their economies, the shift back to any sort of normalcy has yet to begin in Ontario. There are still hundreds of new cases of COVID-19 each day. My life...
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