Dahlias!

Dahlias!

One of my Marble Ball Dahlias is in full bloom!!! I can’t wait for the other ball dahlias and dinnerplate dahlias to bloom. I’m so impatient!

Dahlias!

Dahlias!

One of my Marble Ball Dahlias is in full bloom!!! I can’t wait for the other ball dahlias and dinnerplate dahlias to bloom. I’m so impatient!

Too Much Light!

Too Much Light!

Hello everyone. One of my roommates just moved out, so I’m moving from my tiny room into his enormous room! But I’m going to need some help… I love sleep more than most anything. However, this new room has one

Too Much Light!

Too Much Light!

Hello everyone. One of my roommates just moved out, so I’m moving from my tiny room into his enormous room! But I’m going to need some help… I love sleep more than most anything. However, this new room has one

Over wintering rosemary – or trying to

Over wintering rosemary – or trying to

This is the first time I’ve tried to over winter outdoor plants. I gave up on the coleus because the soil I’d bought was no good. It had too many gnats and they were flying around my house so I

Over wintering rosemary – or trying to

Over wintering rosemary – or trying to

This is the first time I’ve tried to over winter outdoor plants. I gave up on the coleus because the soil I’d bought was no good. It had too many gnats and they were flying around my house so I

The Rasberries are coming

The Rasberries are coming

The heritage rasberries are almost ready. They’re heavily covered with almost ripe berries, and bees. Looks like we have rasberry jam in our futureFor some reason the bees keep revisiting the berries. I not sure what they are doing, Does

The Rasberries are coming

The Rasberries are coming

The heritage rasberries are almost ready. They’re heavily covered with almost ripe berries, and bees. Looks like we have rasberry jam in our futureFor some reason the bees keep revisiting the berries. I not sure what they are doing, Does

Worms and flowering cabbage…

Worms and flowering cabbage…

So, a couple of noob questions from a gardening noob. Any insight y’all can share will be very much appreciated. :-) 1. I know worms are good for one’s garden. However, I know next to nothing about worms. Are these

Worms and flowering cabbage…

Worms and flowering cabbage…

So, a couple of noob questions from a gardening noob. Any insight y’all can share will be very much appreciated. :-) 1. I know worms are good for one’s garden. However, I know next to nothing about worms. Are these

A pink surprise!

A pink surprise!

Here’s what I discovered in my daffodil bed today. Romani123 identified it for me as a Wood Hyacinth.

A pink surprise!

A pink surprise!

Here’s what I discovered in my daffodil bed today. Romani123 identified it for me as a Wood Hyacinth.

trying my hand at this gardening thing

trying my hand at this gardening thing

I planted some edibles a couple weeks ago, and my zuchini seems to be doing pretty well… except I recently noticed these patterns on some of the leaves: Do I have some sort of bad bug? :( The patterns don’t

trying my hand at this gardening thing

trying my hand at this gardening thing

I planted some edibles a couple weeks ago, and my zuchini seems to be doing pretty well… except I recently noticed these patterns on some of the leaves: Do I have some sort of bad bug? :( The patterns don’t

From my garden and terrace…

From my garden and terrace…

Just from a wild herb- something that I don’t know the name. The original size of the flower is about 1 cm wide. My purple iris in bloom… With once more several flowers from one bulb. If you pay attention

From my garden and terrace…

From my garden and terrace…

Just from a wild herb- something that I don’t know the name. The original size of the flower is about 1 cm wide. My purple iris in bloom… With once more several flowers from one bulb. If you pay attention

plant ID please?

plant ID please?

Growing wild, approximately 8′ tall in Virginia

plant ID please?

plant ID please?

Growing wild, approximately 8′ tall in Virginia

Mid Century Modern Picsplosion

Mid Century Modern Picsplosion

Okay I know I made a similar post yesterday but I’m going to delete that. Instead of asking people to post their pictures I’m posting my entire saved collection of Mid Century Modern pictures that I’ve found online. SO I

Mid Century Modern Picsplosion

Mid Century Modern Picsplosion

Okay I know I made a similar post yesterday but I’m going to delete that. Instead of asking people to post their pictures I’m posting my entire saved collection of Mid Century Modern pictures that I’ve found online. SO I

My room before, I redecorated it.

My room before, I redecorated it.

Hey! I’m Brigette,&& 17. I’ve been kinda stalking this community for two days and decided to add my pictures of my room. My room doesnt look like this any longer. I’ll repost new pictures in the future. but i hope

My room before, I redecorated it.

My room before, I redecorated it.

Hey! I’m Brigette,&& 17. I’ve been kinda stalking this community for two days and decided to add my pictures of my room. My room doesnt look like this any longer. I’ll repost new pictures in the future. but i hope

Hello  :-)

Hello :-)

Hi everyone! My name is Christa and I have been lurking in this community for the past couple of months. I finally decided to de-lurk and share some of the success I have been having this summer with my garden!

Hello  :-)

Hello :-)

Hi everyone! My name is Christa and I have been lurking in this community for the past couple of months. I finally decided to de-lurk and share some of the success I have been having this summer with my garden!

AND IT FELL FROM THE SKY!

AND IT FELL FROM THE SKY!

Last September I was standing under my neighbor’s huge pine tree and a gigantic air plant (tillandsia) fell at my feet. Scared me half to death, as it almost landed on top of me. It was a perfect, magnificent specimen;

AND IT FELL FROM THE SKY!

AND IT FELL FROM THE SKY!

Last September I was standing under my neighbor’s huge pine tree and a gigantic air plant (tillandsia) fell at my feet. Scared me half to death, as it almost landed on top of me. It was a perfect, magnificent specimen;

My apartment.

My apartment.

My boyfriend and I moved in together about a month ago. We both lived with our parents before, so we had no furniture. Now that we have something, I decided to show off. Keep in mind that this is just

My apartment.

My apartment.

My boyfriend and I moved in together about a month ago. We both lived with our parents before, so we had no furniture. Now that we have something, I decided to show off. Keep in mind that this is just

Heligan gardens, Cornwall

Heligan gardens, Cornwall

Just got back from a holiday in Cornwall, England, where I spent a day looking at the ‘Jungle’, a valley planted up in sub-tropical style. I found a lot of inspiration there and it knocked my ideas into shape as

Heligan gardens, Cornwall

Heligan gardens, Cornwall

Just got back from a holiday in Cornwall, England, where I spent a day looking at the ‘Jungle’, a valley planted up in sub-tropical style. I found a lot of inspiration there and it knocked my ideas into shape as

Hydrangea, lily and iris pictures please!

Hydrangea, lily and iris pictures please!

I hope it’s ok that this isn’t quite a gardening picture, but I hope that folks who love flowers and gardening will understand!! I’d like to ask anyone who has pictures of their hydrangea blooms and of all different colors

Hydrangea, lily and iris pictures please!

Hydrangea, lily and iris pictures please!

I hope it’s ok that this isn’t quite a gardening picture, but I hope that folks who love flowers and gardening will understand!! I’d like to ask anyone who has pictures of their hydrangea blooms and of all different colors

Broadbean

Broadbean

Who would have thought that the humble broadbean would come with such delicate flowers?

Broadbean

Broadbean

Who would have thought that the humble broadbean would come with such delicate flowers?