Tag: garden

Subtlety over brilliance… herb gardening on my deck

Subtlety over brilliance… herb gardening on my deck

“Gardening with herbs, which is becoming increasingly popular, is indulged in by those who like subtlety in their plants in preference to brilliance.” – Helen Morgenthau Fox Too right you are, Helen! You have to love someone who uses words like “indulge” and “subtlety” in 

Late-Spring Garden Tour 2014

Late-Spring Garden Tour 2014

When I started up F & N this winter (or re-started, I should say), one of my plans was to use this blog as a kind of garden journal. This is Erick’s and my first spring in our first house so we’ve been looking forward 

The one with all the dandelions

The one with all the dandelions

I hate dandelions. That is all. … … … Just kidding, that’s not all! But I DO hate dandelions with the fiery passion of a thousand suns. Today’s post was supposed to be about my planters, but a series of unfortunate events forced me to write