Monthly Archives: October 2012

Scary planet

The moon is full, Frankenstorm is arriving all along the East Coast even as I type–and it’s almost Halloween. Doesn’t this kind of feel like the intro to a badly written horror movie? The magnificent two-inch pumpkin. So last night … Continue reading

Posted in actual plants, Max the Westie | Tagged , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Acorns, chipmunk and roses

¬†Subscribe in a reader Autumn afternoon sun with long shadows–and almost Halloween. I like the mood, but it can switch quickly to rain showers. And, rather like the rain, acorns have also been falling. There are enough accumulated on the … Continue reading

Posted in greenhouse gardening, roses, trees | Tagged , , , , | 33 Comments