Quote of the Week

by Leslie Cox; Sunday; June 17, 2018

Growing up, my father was a hard task master. His words of praise, when they came, were always, “I expected no less.” I loved my dad dearly and there has been a hole in my heart ever since December 26, 2012. But I know he is still with me, especially when I am in my garden.

~ Leslie Cox

Happy Father’s Day, Dad  xo

Hugh Gregor Ferguson

Foto Friday

by Leslie Cox; Friday; June 15, 2018

I have a real love affair with hostas with over 80 in our collection now.
This photo depicts the large leaf of Hosta ‘Blue Umbrellas’.

Hosta 'Blue Umbrellas' leaf

Spilosoma virginica – Virginian tiger moth

by Leslie Cox; Friday; June 15, 2018

The description and information about the Virginian tiger moth is now posted. Go to “In the Garden” on the menu bar, select “Insects We Have Found” in the dropdown box, and select “Spilosoma virginica” in the list under “Pests”. (Or…click here for the quick link to the page.)

Spilosoma virginica moth - front view

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