Tag: Limelight Hydrangeas

An Alfresco Fall Table with Blooming Pumpkins

I’m at the table with blooming pumpkins in a celebration of fall! Flowers and pumpkins are two of my favorite things and I love to combine the two for a seasonal centerpiece for a fall or Thanksgiving table! I discovered a shortcut last year for making a pumpkin centerpiece, adding a piece of wet floral foam…

In the Potting Shed: Brown Transferware, Hydrangeas and Pumpkins

I love brown transferware anytime of year but fall is when it really shines. I pulled my small collection together to give them their due for a little touch of fall on a window shelf in the Potting Shed, along with some hydrangeas, mini pumpkins and fall grasses. My brown transferware pieces were picked up at…

After the Rain: Summer Blooms Around the Potting Shed

A week of much-needed rain and storms brought us some welcome relief from the August heat after a dry summer. Normally by this time in August, the garden has gone to pot. ;) It’s amazing what rain showers can do for the garden as opposed to daily watering with a hose. The mandevilla vine planted on a trellis between…

A New Red Bench & Blooms Around the Potting Shed

 Are you staying cool this summer? We’ve had typical July weather~ hot and humid with temperatures in the 90s. I’m usually out the door at sun up to walk the dogs and then watering and on to other gardening chores and errands, so I can retreat back to the comfort of the A/C by noon to avoid the…

Summer Blooms Around the Potting Shed

I hope you’re having a blooming good summer! It’s hot and drier than normal here in North Carolina this summer, so I’m watering pots around my Potting Shed every morning. It’s apparently the perfect weather for Passion Flower! This vine volunteered and has grown up from between cracks of the boards of the porch of my Potting Shed.…