Little Wonders

When you grow flowers, you are a witness to little wonders. By far, the most exciting thing this month was finding a monarch chrysalis and watching the transformation into a…

Summer Harvest

Tomatoes, squash, peppers, corn and flowers! Gardens all around are brimming with abundance.  Crested celosia aka cockscomb aka “brains” love the heat. August brings our first big flush. There are…

Dormancy

On January 26th in central Maryland, the sunrise was 7:18am and the sunset is 5:18pm, marking an end to what has become known as the Persephone Period. According to an…