Tag Archives: Garden

FLOWER DREAM

End of summer is coming fast. The garden was a wonder as always. The squash I planted in pots wasn’t a success though. They produced tiny, almost decorative fruit and the plants needed constant watering. Their cousins in the garden … Continue reading

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Plant Spirit

The month of snow and strong winds sweeps in my feelings of guilt towards all plants I have neglected and mistreated during the past year. My house plants suffer most during the summer months when I give all my attention … Continue reading

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Winter Urge

The winter sun displays the imprints of my summer garden. It’s telling me to plant there again next spring. I’ve already planted my garlic bulbs beneath the snow between the birch and the cedars. Behind the cedars the frogs have … Continue reading

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HARVEST TALK

My white-haired mother pulls out roots from her yellowed autumn garden dried limp tomato plants caught in prickly cucumber vines. She has weeded thru out the long demon summer watered night dryness and battled onslaught of attacking insects. Her harvest … Continue reading

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