Big Bold Begonias

Big Bold Begonias

One of my favorite plants are begonias. I say plants because there are many different types of begonias. There are a couple I can’t be bothered with (like fiberous bedding begonias) but for the rest of them… Bring them on. Starting in early summer and stretching into...
Traveling Plantswoman: France

Traveling Plantswoman: France

I’ve been touring France and Spain these last few weeks and let me tell you it has been phenomenal.  Here is a little taste of where I’ve been while I sort the rest of my photos to share with you in the weeks to come. Van Gough Garden Olive Farm and...
Mason Bee Harvest 2017

Mason Bee Harvest 2017

It is time once again to harvest the Mason Bees. One of my bee houses is full this year, the other one not so much. I’m wondering if birds helped themselves to the cocoons before they had a chance to hatch out. Last year I harvested about 100 bees. I gave some to my...