Travelogue: June in the UK

This first travelogue post is photos of those heavenly fragrant English roses all over Wales and England. It does seem unfair to give you a look, but not a smell of how a rose in Britain on a warm day in June fills the air with perfume.

Water Wisdom for the Garden

Water, Water anywhere? By Sue Goetz http://www.thecreativegardener.com As drought reveals itself in the Pacific Northwest, we watch our typical lush, green surroundings turn shades of tan. Just like the hot weather, watering the garden is a hot topic. Here is what water-wise gardeners should know: The obvious…plants need water. The less obvious, how they get…