Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day dateline February 2010

Yesterday’s snow melted away, and once again the landscape is brown and gray.  I’m a poet and didn’t know it.  Ha! At 26F outdoors, there are the occasional pansies bowing their little heads. The Helleborus argutifolius ‘Silver Lace’ is trying to bloom, but it’s been so cold and snowy. ...


The great houseplant census of 2010

Mr. McGregor’s Daughter asked all of us to take a census of our houseplants.  Somehow, this census is supposed to save her relationship with all of her houseplants, or was that her husband?  I can’t remember.  She said anything alive counts, so here goes: The above are barely living...