Stories from the Garden Bloggers Fling: Chickadee Gardens

Stories from the Garden Bloggers Fling: Chickadee Gardens

If your mind is still a blur from all the sensory input even two weeks later, how would you write the stories of the Garden Bloggers Fling? First, we’ll start with some facts:

This year the fling was in Portland, a gardener blogger paradise.

  • Three full days of glorious garden touring. We went to seventeen gardens. That’s a lot!
  • The first two days were sunny and very hot–yes, in Portland. The last…

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Ducks with their babies at The Myriad Gardens in #OKC.

Ducks with their babies at The Myriad Gardens in #OKC.

 
Disco Belle? Hibiscus. Hardy. Pretty. #pollinator friendly.

Disco Belle? Hibiscus. Hardy. Pretty. #pollinator friendly.

 

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day: July

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day: July

I got home last night at Midnight after a seven-day journey first to Boise, Idaho for a visit with Mary Ann Newcomer and then to Portland, Oregon, for Garden Bloggers Fling. I am weary. I almost posted one tomato blossom for this July Garden Bloggers Bloom Day. Almost.

In the middle of the south side of the back garden looking back toward the house. You can see that the split-rail fencing needs repair.

In the middle of the south side of the back garden looking back toward the house. You can see that the split-rail fencing needs…

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Four B’s to daylily garden zen

Four B’s to daylily garden zen

You may have noticed a lot of daylily bloom posts on Red Dirt Ramblings this year. For those of you bored by all this hemnut nonsense, I promise we’ll be back to regular programing soon. I’m headed to the Garden Bloggers Bling in Portland this week, and I hope to post a lot of photos to take you along with me.

The four B's to daylily garden zen

Zen Frog in Hemerocallis ‘Concorde Nelson’ daylily

Several friends commented they…

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