Post Tag: Garden Blogger's Bloom Day

I'm so excited to be participating again in another fabulous Garden Bloggers Bloom Day! For those of you not familiar with what ‘Bloom Day’ is, it’s a blogging tradition started by May Dreams Gardens where, on the 15th of each month, garden bloggers everywhere have the opportunity to show you what’s going on in their own gardens.  My  garden is located in Los Altos, California (USDA Zone 9B) This summer, my garden has been largely ignored due to [read more]
This is the time of year when camellias, the workhorses of my Zone 9 winter garden, get their moment in the sun (so to speak). I haven't always liked camellias, but over the years one of my favorite gardening friends has convinced me of their reliable winter beauty. As I look around my garden, I have to laugh as it seems she's been very persuasive.  I have dozens of varieties in my garden and am so thankful that I do! [read more]
. It's Garden Bloggers Bloom Day again - an event created by May Dreams Gardens where fellow bloggers around the world share what's blooming in their own gardens on the 15th of each month. . Woo Hoo!  The lusty month of May - when all the garden is flush with bright green leaves, flowers, birds and bees. Life is LIVING this month and not a day goes by when you can't step outside without seeing something 'x-rated' happening in the [read more]
. Wow - here we are again - another fabulous Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day! For those of you not familiar with what 'Bloom Day' is, it's a wonderful tradition started by May Dreams Gardens. It's an opportunity for  Garden Bloggers everywhere to show you what's going on in their own garden on the 15th of each month.  My garden is located in Los Altos, California (USDA Zone 8B). . It's been a rainy, rainy month but the past week has seen [read more]
. With most of the country being hit so hard this past month with unusually frigid weather I thought it might be a bit rude to talk about the blooms that are currently in my Northern Californian garden.  Yes, I know that's the whole purpose of the Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day event, (a wonderful monthly celebration of gardens, created by Carol over at May Dreams Gardens) so instead, I thought I'd show a different type of flower that's blooming in [read more]
. ... "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."   ~Albert Camus . It's November 15th and it's time for another fabulous Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day! For those of you not familiar with what 'Bloom Day' is, it's an amazing tradition started by May Dreams Gardens and is an opportunity for Garden Bloggers across the world to show you what's going on in their own, personal garden - on the 15th of each month. My own patch of earth [read more]
What's blooming in my garden October 15, 2009 [read more]
What's blooming in my garden September 15, 2009 [read more]