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Arthur in the garden! · 3W ago

Fall means hurricane… I hope!

We have our usual drought conditions here in the piedmont of North Carolina in August and September but sometimes a hurricane or tropical storm will bring rain. Some plants like viburnum wil...
Arthur in the garden! · 1M ago

Autumn clematis is blooming and it is so fragrant!

Autumn clematis is blooming and it is so fragrant! Fall is almost here! update: now on 29aug2017   Very fragrant!
Arthur in the garden! · 1M ago

“The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.” – President John F. Kennedy

Arthur in the garden! · 2M ago

Vacation to Minneapolis!

Last week we traveled to Minneapolis to check off a few things on Andy’s bucket list – namely to the Mary Tyler Moore house and the headwaters of the Missisppi river. I am always fascinated ...
Arthur in the garden! · 3M ago

When your hydrangeas are larger than your car! And hydrangeas color.

When your hydrangeas are larger than your car! Well, I do drive a Fiat 500! This is Hydrangea Incrediball! Some are as large as a soccer ball! (Hydrangea arborescens ‘Abetwo’ INCREDIBALL) Th...
Arthur in the garden! · 4M ago

Blueberry jam

Originally posted on Arthur in the Garden.: I found myself Thursday walking around the NC Farmer’s Market in Raleigh. I was amazed the market was just as packed and busy as if it was a weeke...
Arthur in the garden! · 4M ago

Sunday walk through town… and tour of Capital

Everyday begins with an iced mocha latte at Cup A Joe on Hillsborough Street. Reading the Sunday paper and coupon clipping while people watching or chatting to those we know. We walked down ...
Arthur in the garden! · 4M ago

Blooming today…..

The view from the front porch – this bronzy-colored German Iris Water iris Forget me nots Bachelor buttons Everlasting pea St Jacobs lily (amyrillis) and German iris This rabbit dammage on a...
Arthur in the garden! · 4M ago

Nothing as frightening as finding two copperheads in a lovers embrace in the garden!!!!!

Nothing as frightening as finding two copperheads in a lovers embrace in the garden!!!!!Oh!!!!! At least they eat voles! Here is a snake identifying website- Snake identifying website http:/...
Arthur in the garden! · 5M ago

View in the garden today…..

View in the garden today….. The path from the front porch to the drive and the Fiat!