|Hampton Park hollyhock, Charleston, South Carolina|
Success in growing hollyhocks has eluded me thus far. Maybe this year?
|Here is one of several Chinese fringe flowers I bought with an Abide-A-While gift certificate a group of generous colleagues gave me almost ten years ago. Lately I've allowed the Loropetalum to sprawl. The effect late last January? Magnificent!|
|Just one of several day lilies descended from ones I purchased from Roycroft Nursery in Georgetown, SC.|
|This rambling rose I brought from eastern North Carolina where it thrived on a ditch bank.|
|Growing on the Eastern North Carolina farm that has been |
in my family for generations, this quince is beginning to dwarf the woodshed.
|This mockingbird often kept me company in the garden last winter. Will it return?|