Category Archives: Seasons

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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Winter Solstice – A Time of Hope

The Winter Solstice represents a time of increasing hope. 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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February Observations

In February in north Texas, when you begin to see more robins on the ground than in the trees, you can be reasonably assured warmer weather is on its way. Continue reading

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