Waiting for Spring…

There’s a lot to be said for the winter garden and the aesthetic interest of perennials, grasses and seed heads covered in frost and snow.  Come March, though, I start itching to order plants and plan changes and additions. Soon … until then, we wait.   

Once upon a time…

… it all started when we moved to a small town in New Jersey.  The type of mythical place where there’s a soda fountain in the drug store, a Fourth of July parade, and lots of small and cozy post-war homes.  Our own home’s yard was begging to be cultivated, and the idea of a garden took […]

A word of welcome

Thanks for visiting.  This site is dedicated to those who are inspired by gardening and admire gardens of all types, but especially to those who just want to get their hands dirty and dig in. Enjoy!