May 20, 2006 garden viewed
from top floor window
NOTE: tomatoes have plastic covers for cool nights
Lettuce & carrots are just coming up.
Dahlias have been planted but are not up yet
June 15, 2006 garden viewed
from top floor window.
NOTE: Lavender is beginning to bloom
Honeysuckle on trellis is blooming & loved by the
hummingbirds Strawberries are ripe.
July 17th, 2006 view of garden from upstairs
Note, the lavender has been cut,
Shasta daisys are blooming,
Tomatoes plants are huge
First dahlias are beginning to bloom
August 3rd, 2006 view of garden from upstairs
Dahlias, lilies and "Lucifer" Crocosmia blooming
& lots of green tomatos. .
August 22, 2006 view of garden from upstairs
Shasta daisys are done, but honeysuckle is blooming again
Tomatoes are getting ripe and yummy.
Beans and some dahlias are now 8' tall. With no
rain for weeks the paths are very dry.
Sept. 13, 2006:
The forecast of the rains beginning has prompted me to put a plastic
canopy over the tomatoes and other potted plants. In spite of the
garden being so dry, the dahlias continue to bloom. Check out Blondie
blending in with the dry grass. - the perfect camouflage.
Fall and the first frost in the garden
November 2006 -
Dahlias have been dug and stored.
Blondie at the garden trellis
Purple & white petunia basket
Clematis & hanging basket
August flowers on front deck
tomatoes under the
in my 2006 Garden
- Bahama Lemon (?)
out my NEW greenhouse shed!