My garden succs!

paracelsusFebruary 28, 2006

Yesterday morning before the rain:

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vilcat(z4b NH)

Ahhh, you folks in CA like to rub it in don't ya? :)
What I wouldn't give to live in a huge glass house. I guess I'll have to settle for what I have.
Great plants, especially the two large ones up front!


    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 3:57PM
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tjsangel(z5 OH)

What a treat for the eyes! That is a beautiful picture, and nice plants you have there.


    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 5:52PM
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karen715(z5 IL)

My DH glanced at the screen over my shoulder and thought the title of the photo was "My garden success!" And it should be--we both think your garden is beautiful.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 6:31PM
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mrbrownthumb(z5 Chicago)


I think you're being far to hard on yourself. I don't think your "garden succs". It's one of the nicest I've seen posted, you did a great job chosing plants with different textures and harmonious colors. :0)

    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 7:26PM
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Thanks for the nice comments everyone!

I don't think my garden sucks either. I had considered posting under the title "My garden rocks!"

It has a crazy mix of plants, some of which are not going to like the several inches of rain we had last night and today. More rain is on the way. But the plants in the ground have survived three winters outside and a little more rain shouldn't hurt too much. It's the plants in the pots that I worry about. Fortunately, I think the time of frosty nights is over now and nightly patrols have kept the snails in check.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 7:39PM
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cactusdan19(z5b NE)

Especially like your Aloe polyphylla.
Lincoln, NE USDA 5

    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 7:57PM
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It's lovely, and I am glad to be able to see more of your plants.

    Bookmark   March 1, 2006 at 1:55AM
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sjv78736(austin texas)

beautiful para, just beautiful!
((damned snails, i hate those buggers!))

    Bookmark   March 1, 2006 at 3:41PM
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kal2769(Zone 8)

that garden should be photogaphed and published. well done

    Bookmark   March 3, 2006 at 4:03PM
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rjj1(Norman OK Zone7)

Great stuff. I love the mix of containers and in ground material.


    Bookmark   March 3, 2006 at 4:36PM
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