Monthly Archives: June 2013

Beautiful Begonias

Tuberous, Rex, Angel Wing, Wax….the family of Begonias is absolutely huge. For me, Begonias are a lot like potato chips. One can never be enough. And two? One must have odd numbers to satisfy the eye. It’s the Rex family that really gets me. Love? Yes. And what’s not to love? Different textures, shapes and… Read more »

Monthly Archives: June 2013

These Roses Are A Knock Out!

My grandfather was  a ‘rose guy’. While he had no formal horticultural training, he knew all the roses of his day personally by name.  We would be driving down the back roads of Quaker Hill, and he’d point out a fantastic Mr. Lincoln in one yard, and a gorgeous specimen of Double Delight in another. … Read more »