My Summer Flowers- Then and Now

Earlier this summer I did an article on the flowers I picked for this season. . I went a little different than I usually do; selecting annuals that would hold up to weekends of no watering and  a little less maintenance than the flowers I usually select. Admittedly, I was a little hesitant because I tend to look at my potted annuals as little works of art, trying to outdo myself each year. I often use a variety of flowers and colors in one pot, but this summer I went with less variety in color, but used bolder colors.  These are the pictures […]

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My Summer Flowers

It is that time of year again. Time to plant my summer annual flowers. I am a little ahead of schedule because it has been a very warm week here in Pennsylvania. There shouldn’t be any more frost, so I went to the nursery, actually nurseries, yesterday and loaded up.  This is what I came back with. I went a bit of a different route this year. Usually I pick an assortment of cottage-style flowers, but this year, I kept practicality in mind. We are gone many weekends in the summer and keeping up with the flower watering can be […]

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