Monthly Archives: February 2010

Gotta get in the garden

Well, today is the big day. I know there is still alot of snow out there, but I gotta get out thru the garden and assess the damage all that snow weight caused. I will carry my sharp pruners. Sharp, I said. If you go around making necessary cuts with dull pruners, you are going

Barrelling towards SPRING

Yay Yay Yay 1 day closer to spring! We are still scrambling here at HG, our first plants are scheduled to arrive in just 3 weeks- sweet little perennial plugs, trucks from Oregon with Japanese Maples… if the snow would go ahead and get out of the way! It is making me nervous for losing

Groundhog day

I don't care what Phil says, spring fever is in the air and getting closer by the second! I have hardy cyclamen blooming right next to my front door- they showed up over the weekend, and I spy flower buds on my hellebores!!! The birds seem a bit more chattery in the mornings as I