Wednesday, July 16, 2008


Fertilized today. Organic Biosol, at the rate of one cup to potted plant.

Saturday, July 12, 2008

Friday, July 11, 2008


Nicotiana is a pretty flower. There are different kinds too. This is Mutibalis.

Well Its been a long week. I had a birthday. It was really nice. My bff Kathy had cupcakes and balloons waiting for me when I got to work. WIth some super cool presents too.

Other than that its been a lot and I mean a lot of yard work. I don't know but all the sudden everything is growing out of control. I cant keep up with the grooming back in my little yard. This pretty baby is The Imposter

Friday, July 4, 2008

I just love this little mini rose. Its named High Cloud. Isn't it just perfect.
Happy July 4th!!!
Today we didnt do any bar b que but we had yummy shrimp instead....

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

A couple roses from today

This is Hanky Panky. Its one of my favorite mini roses. Its available from Nor east miniature roses... The red Rose is the Ronald Reagan rose.....

This Is Charles Grimaldi...

Todays garden pics

So this is Brugmansia (angels trumpets) I really love these in the garden. Nothing will perfume a garden in the evening like a few brugs..... The whie is Double White, and the pink is Equador Pink! These flowers are very high maintence...

Saturday, June 28, 2008

higgins collage

This is Mr. Higgins. He is my beloved bulldog. I love him so so so so so so much......

Pretty bloom

This bloom is just to pretty not to share.

Its called Chapagne Coctail

more gardening

We recently went through a major heat wave last weekend. So all week long my garden was recovering. I cut off all the ugly friend blooms, to make way for the new beautiful fresh blooms. In my garden the june early July blooms are some of the best becuase we live very near the ocean. Becuase we live so close it is not uncommon for the sun to stay under fog until about 11am. No its warmer and the roses get more sun, so the color of the blooms is usually better.

Today I sprayed for fungus and gave a foliar feed. Banner Max for fungus, (available through rosemania) and grow more..... I dry to do this every 14 to 20 days. Nothing spoils a garden more than fungus. I usually dont spray for bugs, exept durring a catipellar invasion, then i will spray some bt....

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Its june 25 /08
Well this is my first post, on my virgin blog.

Most of the entries will be about gardening, my beloved doggie Mr. Higgins, good books, music or movies....

I have been gardening for a long time now and am very much into roses, and brugmansias (angels trumpets).