Category Archives: Gardening

Something Old

It’s been hot lately, so yesterday I went upcountry. I thought I’d check out a garden center I hadn’t been to before. It had kind of a meditation theme, with many quiet places and statues of Buddha. They sold plants … Continue reading

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Container Gardening

There’s a planter at school that I’ve kind of adopted. I change the flowers every once in a while when the old ones get tired looking. I’ve been able to experiment with a few different kinds of annuals. This time, … Continue reading

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Seed Starting

There is a hill next to our school property that is overgrown with weeds and scrub. I’ve thought it would be fun to plant some things there. I am most interested in growing some crownflower trees there. Crownflowers are related … Continue reading

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Fire Woman

A while back, I was excited to see rex begonias for sale here. I wasn’t interested in the particular varieties they offered, but when I went back yesterday to look, I saw that they hand new varieties. Nice! I did … Continue reading

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Branched Oak, and Other Trees

Yesterday Lloyd and Lauren and I made an excursion to Branched Oak Lake. It’s a lake between Seward and Lincoln. Most of the shoreline is kind of rocky or muddy, and is devoid of people: On one of the sandy … Continue reading

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