Posts tagged with "Punica"

25. February 2017
small sunny garden, desert garden, photography, amy myers, garden bloggers foliage day, monthly favorites, senna, nemophila
February is a short month, and I have allowed two memes to creep up and past me: Garden Bloggers' Foliage Day at My Hesperides Garden and the monthly favorites posting at The Danger Garden. So I will slip them both in here, with apologies to Christina and Loree respectively! And as this will be a fairly casual post, I will then ramble a little further. After all, it is spring in the garden... First are a couple of February favorites. One has to be Senna nemophila. In bloom since January, it has...
12. December 2016
in a vase on monday, monday vase, desert garden, small sunny garden, amy myers, photographer, photography, rose, zinnia
Today's vase is, admittedly, a collection of snippets from all over the garden. On one side are the yellow hues...
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...