Category Archives: Gardening

Delayed Dahlias

Six months ago, I started some dahlias from seed. I put the plants in the barrel at school, but they didn’t thrive there. So I pulled a couple of the surviving plants back out of the barrel and put them … Continue reading

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Re-reproducing

When I had a couple of my classroom angelfish lay eggs, things didn’t seem to go well, so I pulled the eggs out and washed them down the sink. I found out later they were still alive. Ugh. Anyway, I … Continue reading

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Approaching Autumn

I posted about this last year, but it is autumn on our campus right now. The flowering tree in the courtyard is dropping orange flowers. It looks like orange fall leaves on the ground. Until the kids stomp them flat … Continue reading

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Happy Hibiscus

I had a lazy morning yesterday. As I sat on the couch, I saw that the hibiscus had a flower ready to open. I have always wanted to do a time lapse one one of those. I strapped my phone … Continue reading

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Plant Possibilities

Yesterday I spent a while shuffling the plants around on my lanai. It started getting dark before I felt like I was done-done, but I did get a few nice plant combinations going. I seem to have an interest in … Continue reading

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