"I have two Thanksgiving Cactus blooming again and one Easter Cactus that has buds. I think I like the EC the best. My laptop can not go on the web any longer so I am writing on my Kindel. I won't be able to post pictures until…"
"I have been able to work in the garden for the last few days but today it started raining again. I was able to get a plum tree moved and got a bed ready for peas. I have several different kinds of lettuce started in the house. I am…"
"Grant, as usual, your plants look amazing. I love the pale Schlumbergera. I like the reds and oranges the best but your white is lovely as well. Jan, I got a big kick out of your cutting being in bloom. I just…"
"One of the AV's that I started from a leaf cutting is blooming. This is a first for me. First time that I ever rooted a leaf cutting and first time the cutting is now a baby plant and blooming. Oh I feel like a plant…"
Thank you , Glenda ! It's my little piece of serenity back there ! Less than an acre surrounded by fields so it feels like a lot ! A couple of raised beds and a stone walkway have been added since these photos and lots of plans yet to be added !
Hey there Glenda!! I wanted to reply to your chat message - but said you were disconnected :( WOW you are so close to us!!! Thanks for looking at my photos and your wonderful compliment! Next time you are up this way let me know - I'd love to meet you :)
Hi Glenda, Thanks for asking to be my friend, There are actually several Oregonians on the site including on Gardening in the Pacific Northwest. Not much on right now I think it will pick up after the New Year when we all get busy with pruning etc. Have a wonderful Holiday season. Diane
Glenda, I'm looking for your little red wagon to put in my like... Have you posted it to the web-site ? I can't find it in your album. When I click on it in Vines its too large to put in my likes. Its such a beautiful inspiring pic... Happy Gardening !
"Unfortunately we lose them about November and can't grow much except with heat under lights until sun returns in March. Petunias especially need some heat to start them again in January here. A mild winter I can sometimes save one but…"
"Elizabeth, that one is Quasar. It's my first year with it and I think it's a winner! All these get various amounts of morning sun even though there's a tree above & in front, I still have to water them daily due to wilting by noon…"
"I water at least once every hot day and fertilize with water soluble at least once a week, sometimes more when temperatures and sun are full blast as they were in June and July. They do not get full south sun either---either east or west is what I…"