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Tag Archives: hollyhocks
And suddenly it’s JULY!
Outdoors, it definitely FEELS like July, or maybe even the hot, hot days of August! The melons, tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers are springing into action with pounds of fruit setting on and vines climbing to the moon. But it’s the … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Dames Rocket, France, gardening, hollyhocks, Indiana gardening, lavender, potager, triple daylily 10 Comments
Summer sneaked up on me this year. Of course, with temps in the 90’s it felt as if it were here before the actual day arrived, but it didn’t really register in my mind. Unnoticed, there was no celebration of … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged edible flowers, gardening, herbs with flowers, hollyhocks, Indiana gardening, mixed borders, potager 10 Comments
Things are changing in the potager!
Feeling so blessed that I can retreat to the potager and gardens to find sanctuary, even though it requires boots and umbrella! The rains continue, as well as the depressing news, but the sweet birds are not letting that disrupt … Continue reading
Short Update: Plant World Seeds
So, here’s the special YELLOW hollyhock grown from seeds from Plant World Seeds!!! It’s the first to bloom of dozens, and is much taller than all its fellow seedlings. I’m hoping it’s a freak, and that all the others … Continue reading
Posted in gardening, Uncategorized Tagged growing from seed, hollyhocks, Indiana gardening, Plant World Seeds, Potager, yellow hollyhocks 7 Comments
Seeding #5: cancelled!
The 5th round of seeding was scheduled to take place on March 1st, but an assessment of the remaining basement space and the upcoming forecast resulted in a cancellation! March 1st was a beautiful, calm, and SUNNY day to … Continue reading
Posted in Seeding, Uncategorized, winter Tagged hollyhocks, Indiana gardening, Indiana weather, indoor seeding 13 Comments