Monthly Archives: April 2011

New plant: Gaultheria procumbens (Wintergreen)

Gaultheria procumbens Very nice little plant, hope it will be happy under my Rhodo and start to spread quickly. (The above mentioned Rhodo, Rhododendron ‘Lee’s Dark Purple’)

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Iris bucharica in Steroescopic 3D

It has been a while since my last one of these. This sort of happened by accident as I was shooting things in my yard. Going through the pictures after I noticed how similar the two shots were and decided … Continue reading

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Foliage Followup – April 2011

It’s still early spring here in Ontario so there’s lots of new things sprouting all the time, the reliable favourites and new plants you’re happy to see come back. All of the plants in this post were just newly planted … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day – April 2011

Compared to last April I can see we’re still a little behind last year, but clearly all the new bulbs I planted in the fall are making my April garden much more interesting. The patch of Daffodils I showed last … Continue reading

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Some spring bulbs

Sorry to everyone who lives anywhere warm, but this is the first day I’ve actually seen flowers open in my own yard so it’s pretty exciting. Galanthus nivalis This has been showing “colour” for a long time but just when … Continue reading

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