Took a stroll in the neighborhood near kid's activity and found these lovely blooms. 30 minutes of walking with each kid noticing new blooms while the other one is in class. The weather was beautiful today and it seems light walking helps with my knee pain. “The butterfly is a flying flower, the flower a… Continue reading Flower of the Day: February 19, 2020
"If winter comes, can spring be far behind?" Percy Shelley Got a bad knee that makes bending hard, so now I find elbow- height blooms. Amazing how you adapt to circumstances.
These flower's subtle blend of colors were pretty to see set against the leaves, but the photo did not bring out the colors as nicely as I anticipated. So I changed the filter and was surprised by how much better it looked. The light and dark contrast highlights the flower petal's textures.
Two months in. Here's the bright update on our container plants: All are still alive and thriving. We remember to water regularly and to pinch off over-abundant leaves and yellow ones. One thing I'm learning to do is overcome my discomfort at pruning. I feel that the plants should be untouched while they are growing,… Continue reading I’m better at container gardening this year