Why I hate this time of year.....

hosta_freak(z6 NC)November 20, 2012

No,not because of Thanksgiving and Christmas,but this pic from back in May 4,2012. Take a look. Phil

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almosthooked

I'm with you on this too! We were just talking from someone in Northern BC(Mile 49 Alaska Highway) and they have 4 feet of snow so I guess our rainy not freezing weather maybe doesn't look quite so bad... only about 120 days and should be MUCH BETTER

    Bookmark   November 20, 2012 at 10:58PM
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Ludi _PA_7a

Phil I am with you on that.

I have settled on this pic of mine as my desktop for winter. Reminds me what I have to look forward to in the spring.

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 12:30AM
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Steve Massachusetts Zone 5b

I've "grown" to like it. Here's the first leaf of a group of seedlings.

Steve

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 6:35AM
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bernd ny zone5(5)

As Steve shows, you can continue hosta gardening over Winter even in the frozen North. Just yesterday I planted seeds of the streaker Hostas 'Topo Giglio', 'Dorothy Benedict', 'Fickle Blue Genes' and 'Blue Lightning' into 48 cells of a seed flat. In 2 weeks at 78 degrees F I should see some leaves too. So from 2 weeks from now until next November I should see hostas.
Happy Thanksgiving!
Bernd

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 12:02PM
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dansgrdn

Phil, I'd like to sit on a bench I that beautiful tranquil garden right about now. Awesome photo!

Great looking pot garden Ludisia.

I'm going to use Steve and Bernd' s method of coping and grow some seeds :)

Dan

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 12:20PM
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cyn427(z7aN. VA)

Phil, I do love your gardens! Thanks for reminding us of what we have to look forward to come spring and summer-more pictures from you! :)

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 9:55PM
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ilovetogrow z9 Jax Florida


Yes after 2 cold days I am ready for spring. Paula

    Bookmark   December 23, 2012 at 12:53PM
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