Weekend * Garden Mums

Weekend * Garden Mums

Welcome to my Saturday in the garden. As we are half through October and the weather is changing you will be seing a few changes on Saturday . Some gardening but also some home projects as we get ready for the holiday season. So look for some Fun & Exciting post this November and December. [...]

FOTD for Sunday

FOTD  for Sunday

Mom daylilies Louisiana daylilies. This wonderful sun loving plant starts blooming in Spring and into the Summer in South Louisiana. Daylilies need at least 6 hours of Sun to thrive and bloom . And after planting they will multiple into a mond and can be split and moved or shared with friends as this one [...]

FOTD * 8/22

FOTD  *  8/22

Happy Saturday Morning ! I took this picture during my Morning walk. Thistle: Thistle is the common name of a group of flowering plants characterised by leaves with sharp prickles on the margins, mostly in the family Asteraceae. Prickles can also occur all over the plant – on the stem and on the flat parts [...]

FOTD * 8/16

FOTD  * 8/16

Black-eyed Susan or Rudbeckia hirta,  Rudbekia is a member of the sunflower family (Asteraceae) and has similar daisy-like flowers. Although black-eyed Susans are also called coneflowers because of their cone-shaped heads, they should not be confused with purple coneflowers (Echinacea purpurea). Both flowers come from the same plant family and require similar growing conditions, but the color and [...]

FOTD * Impatiens

FOTD  * Impatiens

Impatiens - ImpatienceIf you're feeling spurned, or even mildly put off, by your beloved, consider sending her a bouquet of impatiens—which, as its name implies, symbolizes, well, impatience. This flower also goes by the names "touch-me-not" and "snapweed," which make "impatiens" sound downright romantic mpatiens is a genus of more than 1,000 species of flowering plants, widely distributed [...]

FOTD 7/10 : dallies

FOTD   7/10 : dallies

In my small town these are planted at every corner and street light. No one remebers who planted them but they are wonderful....Lisa Though each daylily (Hemerocallis spp.) flower only lasts a day, you can have blooms all summer long if you plant the right type. Reblooming or everblooming varieties are repeat bloomers with little or no space of [...]

Monday M word :

Monday M word :

This Monday it's Marigold Marigolds are incredibly easy-going and reliable under a wide range of growing conditions. Once planted, marigolds grow rapidly with no fuss. Most thrive in full sun, taking hot, sunny exposures in stride. Marigolds can even handle the reflected heat and light of paved surfaces as long as they get regular moisture. However, marigolds will [...]