Category: Garden

Blooming Watering Cans, Bunnies and Roses on the Potting Bench

Happy Monday! It’s my favorite day of the week, when I join my blogging friends for some flower therapy and Monday Morning Blooms! You can find my flowers friends’ links and more floral inspiration at the bottom of this post. We’re using watering cans as vases for our flowers as our common theme for this…

Flower Therapy for the Winter Weary: Spring Blooms at The Butchart Gardens

Enjoy the beauty of Spring in Bloom at The Butchart Gardens located near Victoria, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. One of the world’s premier “not-to-be-missed” floral show gardens with over a million bedding plants. Happy Sunday! We’re springing forward with the arrival of Daylight Saving Time, but falling back to winter with a freezing 20…

Halloween in July: Gardening Around the Potting Shed with the Skeleton Crew

  Happy Monday! Instead of Christmas in July, I’m having some rib-tickling Halloween in July fun with some gardening help from the skeleton crew! Long time readers know I love Halloween but if Halloween isn’t your cup of tea, I apologize in advance. <|;>) Rod and Rowena are the skeleton crew at Hawthorne Gardens. They…

Stop and Smell the Peonies: Ball Jar Bouquets in the Potting Shed

Celebrate peony season and enjoy their fragrance and beauty using the humble mason jar as a vase for flowers. . .no flower arranging skills required! You’ll also find peony growing tips along with additional floral inspiration. Happy Monday! I’m joining my Monday Morning Blooms’ friends for a little flower therapy today. You can find my…