Archive for August, 2008

From the producer: August 29, 2008

Thursday, August 28th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

First, I jumped ahead a week. I guess I'm wishing this month would hurry and end. Actually, It is NEXT week, September 6, when CTG's fall season begins with outstanding guests and gardens that are a joy ...

From the producer: August 22, 2008

Thursday, August 21st, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

With the cool Sunday morning last weekend, I frantically pruned, weeded, evaluated, and planned. It's about time to cram in a lot of work after work. Between jotting notes and researching plants, I checked the weather report. As it ...

From the producer: August 15, 2008

Thursday, August 14th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

Surprise! When I got home one night, I saw something new and pink in the crepe bed. I wandered out for a closer look. Periwinkle. I haven't planted them in years. I guess a long dormant seed wanted ...

From the producer: August 9, 2008

Thursday, August 7th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments »

Whenever I get disheartened about this heat and drought, I think of 1925 with its similar conditions. I can dive into kiddie pool in a skimpy swimsuit (by their standards), sleep in air conditioning, grab ice cubes from the ...