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).