Tag Archives: tropical plants

Crown of Thorns

As we move into the warmer (ahem, hot) months, we gardeners are busy filling our baskets, beds and pots with loads of blooming plants and when we are not, we are certainly day-dreaming about it.  Those vibrant flowers at the stores … Continue reading

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Firecrackers in Fall

Last year I came across the perfect plant for an imperfect location in my newly acquired front yard. My previous home was red brick with a southern front exposure of almost full sun – which made for a relatively easy … Continue reading

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Bromeliad Success!

While I still haven’t transferred all of my blog posts to this site, I wanted to jump in today with a very brief (and current!) blog post and brag about how well my bromeliad “pup” from 2 1/2 years ago … Continue reading

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