The Days are shorter, the temperatures are cooler and the garden responds with changes that paint with a different palette. … More


The first really cold night of the season.  Time to bring some of the more delicate plants back into the … More


This plant is on the invasive plant list in most of North America and it is actually prohibited in Colorado. … More


Bees buzz! I’m addicted to saturating color. For all the talk about bees dances their movement in the Russian sage … More


One time I worked for some very devote Buddhists who tasked the handy man with the job of rerouting the … More


The anther is the male pollen producing organ in the flower, It tops the filament. When we lived in Oakland, … More

Bee Napping

In the cool of the morning when the light is just coming over the fence the Maximillian sunflowers all seem … More


The cephalaria are over 10 feet tall now.  They have been spreading by seed into places where they are not … More