Category Archives: Plants

Overwintering Tropicals

You can successfully grow and maintain tropicals in temperate zones if you follow a few tips when overwintering them indoors. Continue reading

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Autumn Flowers & Foliage of European Waterways

Flowers and foliage thrive among Europe’s waterways. Continue reading

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African Iris – Pretty in Bloom and Lovely when Not

My husband and I finally found a hardy plant for our large centerpiece terracotta pot that is both beautiful in bloom and also when not – African Iris. We live in Hardiness Zone 8a which means our temps can dip … Continue reading

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Wild Rose Pass

A Valentine Ghost Story This post is an excerpt of an article I wrote about nine years ago and I cannot believe I haven’t posted it at Nature is Nurture before now. I suppose the theme is a little more … Continue reading

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Late Limes

November 9, 2018 Hopefully I am writing this post just in time (for those of you in my part of North Texas) to serve as a reminder to bring indoors, or at least heavily cover, your citrus, tropicals and other … Continue reading

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