CAROL GALLIGAN PHOTO There are different varieties of solidago, otherwise known as goldenrod. I have several plants of a lovely arching type with tiny flowers but love the wild ones that are blooming everywhere now. Here they are, cut for the house.
Fall began last week. The evenings are wonderfully cool and the mornings are at least a little dry. Here and there leaves are beginning to turn and I have laid a fire in the fireplace, although I haven’t lit it yet.
But a glass of wine on the deck (with cat) ends earlier than it did. Sad? Not really. Every season lasts a little too long for me, which may be another way of saying I simply need to be less impatient. (more…)
CAROL GALLIGAN PHOTO
A bunch of my tulips. So many colors!
Want more bang for the buck? Think tulips. There is no easier, better source of color for your garden. (more…)
CAROL GALLIGAN PHOTO | A bed of bright pink tulips welcoming spring.
They’re called that for a reason — if you’re into color, tulips are the bang for the buck! (more…)