Early in January I was anticipating a need for more groundcovers in the butterfly garden and I pre-ordered a bunch of creeping phlox starters. They arrived in April and I didn’t expect them to bloom this year because they’re so … Continue reading
Having a garden full of blue flowers makes me feel like I’m living out some little girl’s dream. The color scheme happened by accident, though I wish I could take credit for being a garden planning genius. As the tulips … Continue reading
As the new perennials struggle to establish themselves in this summer’s intense heat, nothing much is blooming. Glad I bought some phlox at the big box hardware store last month! They’re going strong when nothing else is.