Tag Archives: Roses

Six on Saturday: June 5

It’s Saturday, and I begin this selection of six with this photo, which asks the question “Who’s eating all the leaves off my marigolds?” These are in the fenced in potager, so it’s not an animal (although squirrels easily climb … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: May 29

This final “Six on Saturday” for May 2021 begins with the first rose of the season! As you can see, we had a bit of welcome rain during the night washing all the dust that had settled on every surface … Continue reading

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Today’s changes

Just knew it was too good to last! The nice shower we got over the weekend was apparently enough to soften the soil so the Japanese beetles could emerge, and out they came. I saw this one on a rose … Continue reading

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New Roses!

The first of the roses opened today. This “Jump for Joy” was just planted a few weeks ago, part of the order from the wonderful folks at High Country Roses. They certainly haven’t had it easy. First, slower than usual … Continue reading

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Short reports: Heritage Roses

For whatever reason, the urge to blog or even read blogs has been lacking.  It’s not that I don’t care about your gardens or thoughts, but that I have so few…thoughts that is, other than what job needs doing next.  … Continue reading

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