Tag: Mr. Marshal’s Flower Book

In the Potting Shed: Fleur Du Soleil

In French or English, Fleur du Soleil or Sunflower says “summer” like no other flower! Grown for beauty as well as harvested for seed, sunflowers symbolize the sun, conveying warmth, happiness, adoration and longevity. These cheery flowers never fail to make me smile with their sunny faces. You may have noticed I have lots of watering…

Chalking It Up~ April Showers

I’m welcoming April~ including her showers, and chalking up the door to my Potting Shed!  My Potting Shed doors were salvage finds for $12 each~ you can see the before version with the tape on the broken glass. Instead of replacing the glass in my back door, I decided to add a board and paint it with chalkboard paint. I wanted…

Flower Fix

What’s a girl to do when she needs a Flower Fix, with temps in the triple digits and there is nothing to be had at the garden center until fall? When it’s much too hot to garden~ and pots of annuals, watered twice a day, are struggling in the heat?    I turned to  Mr.…