"Thank you Lillian. These are "Knockout Roses." Real name! Know to be hardy and easy to grow even for beginner rose growers...it is true! Could not think of "name" of species when I posted pic to save my…"
"Thank you so much Lillian! Glad you got a good laugh out of this new hair-do! I also grew celery for the first time that year, but no photos... I did take one huge stalk to the floral shop I worked at though. They…"
"Thank you Joan and Alison. I was and still am in awe at the size of this sunflower head! I also have pics of the entire plant but have toscan & download...if I remember correctly it was over 12 ft. tall. Will have to get photo out…"
"I hear you, Lynda, regarding getting out in the garden whenever you can. Sorry to hear you are dealing with some health issues but it looks like you don't let that get in the way of creating beauty in your garden."
"Charlotte, I do feel blessed that my husband shares my passion for gardening. Your harsh climate in Oklahoma does make it especially challenging for you, but I'm guessing it also makes gardening even more rewarding when your efforts pay off."
"Well, you are lucky that your husband enjoys gardening with you. My husband keeps telling me that I'm never finished and he's right; I will continue to add beds because I enjoy lush landscapes. Living in Oklahoma is tough…"