Kiss the Earth Archive: July, 2008

To the rescue

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These are tough days in the garden. It's too dry out there and much of the first couple of waves of blooms are finished.The monarda has powdery... Read more

When it gets tall

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My butterfly weed/flower fiasco comes on the heels of yet another mix-up, one that's been going on for several years. Two years ago I bought... Read more
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Flower or weed?

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The other night I stopped by Laurel Hill Gardens in Chestnut Hill and to my delight, discovered several pots of what I thought was Asclepias... Read more
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Vines gone wild

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Trumpet vine, trumpet creeper, is a beautiful thing. In two or three years this vigorous woody vine can cover almost any pergola or trellis... Read more
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Time to enjoy

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Dare I say it? My work in the garden is done. Well, not all of it. But the hard part is over. The mulching and planting is finished. You think... Read more