Posts tagged with "Euphorbia"

06. March 2017
small sunny garden, desert garden, amy myers, photography, in a vase on monday, iavom, monday vase, nasturtium, papaver, nudicaule, iceland poppy, lavender, eremophila, outback sunrise, senna nemophila
Today's vase was a treat to do, especially as it contains flowers I've not used before. My sister offered me some of her wonderful nasturtiums, and I used quite a few.
26. December 2016
hamelia, firebush, lavender, goodwins creek gray, euphorbia firesticks, sticks on fire, monday vase, in a vase on monday, iavom, amy myers, photography, small sunny garden, desert garden
Today's vase unexpectedly became a celebration of a couple of the more exotic plants that make winter beautiful in the desert garden.
11. December 2016
desert garden, small sunny garden, amy myers, photography, autumn, foliage, leaves, lagerstroemia, crape myrtle, dynamite
I was inspired by Kris's recent post to take a closer look at autumn color in my garden. Not just any color, but the reds and yellows of leaves turning for the cold months. This is one area where warm winter gardens typically don't have much to show for themselves. Many of my plants are evergreen, some are summer deciduous, and some merely drop their leaves after an ignominious stage of ragged brown. But I thought it might be worthwhile to inventory what is actually going on. So I did, and it...