Category Archives: Gardening

Amaryllis

We got an email at school that said one of the student’s parents brought flowers to school and we should take some if we want. They were gigantic amaryllis flowers! That had been growing from the ground! Amaryllis flowers grow … Continue reading

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Sweet Surprise

After dropping Denis at the airport yesterday, I ran some errands. I got my new registration, and I made a car repair appointment, then I went home. When I arrived at my door, there was a box waiting. Woo hoo! … Continue reading

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Tree Trimming

The condo association has been doing tree trimming. They are coppicing all the trees. I had read that you should not coppice trees, but it’s a very common practice here on Maui. The trees they started with last week are … Continue reading

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A Leafy Surprise

I ordered some begonias a while back that looked beautiful for a while, then completely collapsed. Even though they were dead, I kept watering them, hoping they would come back to life. They never did. But a little while ago, … Continue reading

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Guerrilla Gardening

We were off of school yesterday for Presidents Day. I spent much of the day relaxing, but I did go to school for a little gardening. I grew some crownflower trees from seed, and I’ve been meaning to plant the … Continue reading

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