Daily Archives: September 26, 2010

Spider Lilies

September 26, 2010
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Friends, Until this morning we have had no rain for over a month.  Thus, to keep the azaleas alive, I have been watering with the result of saving them and…

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New Resident in My Yard

September 26, 2010
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Friends, The attached picture is of our resident peacock who arrived from who knows where.  He has been in full moult as the attached pictures reveals, particularly if you look…

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Turnips and radishes as indicators of fertility

September 26, 2010
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Turnips and radishes also have a very limited root system. They only pull up nutrients from very close to the plant and from a limited depth under the plant. We…

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fertilizing daffodils

September 26, 2010
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Daffodils have a primitive root system very similar to onions and garlic. Roots are going to pull up water and nutrients out of the soil and produce a healthy top…

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