Susan H.

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  • 29 Apr


    Cold, wet month.  Magnolia not out until last week, cherry flowered before phlox.  CLEANUP in progress - remove overgrown Euonymous, Weigeia bushes, multiple Rose of Sharon sprouts.  Replace with mini purple Rhodendron (azalea), blue flowered Brunneia, crocus and daffodil bulbs. Peas and lettuce ...
  • 10 Apr

    Early April

    In NC March 31-April 7.  Glorious spring - flowering trees out. Back to Pittsburgh but everything still brown.  But just a few days later - daffodils, snowdrops, hyacinths, magnolia and forsythia budding.  Even my dead hibiscus has leaflets. Hostas and pea seeds sprouting Planted - more ...
  • 22 Mar

    Spring 2015

    Spring 2015 cold, wet, late.  NO crocuses before 1st day of spring March 20 - when it snowed. 3/21  First trip to Home Depot - no pansies yet.  Bought rosemary, pea and Swiss chard seeds, mini daffodils, crocuses in pots, transplanted to largest planter..