Tulips! How to Save them to bloom next Year.

“Tulips are cups of colorful sunlight–like shapes of rainbow on the ground smiling up at God.” ┬ác. e. hollis   I love tulips; and I have dried and preserved many this year. How do I save them for another spectacular show next spring? Tulips come up by themselves for years and years as long as […]

Petunias and Hummingbirds on the Porch

Petunias are delicate and sweet, but considered by a grouchy person like me to be “flimsy.” The petunias are not my personal choice, but what person doesn’t like petunia’s colors and their fluted shapes? I watched last week as a tiny hummingbird came and sipped from red and pink petunias in a hanging basket on […]