Wishing you the very best of holidays!
Here's a link to a post from last year,
|Red berries, red ribbon and cedar|
|A toothpick at the bottom helped|
keep the knot tight
Enduring™ Red Poinsettia
|John Roberts Poinsett|
Carousel ™ Dark Red Poinsettias
Visions of Grandeur™ Poinsettia
Da Vinci™ Poinsettias at the Garfield Park Conservatory
|Pink Cadillac Poinsettias|
Sparkling Punch™ Poinsettias
|Coneflower seedheads in the winter garden|
|Prairie dropseed foliage in the winter garden|
Amendingthe soil will be difficult unless I cut down most, if not all of the foliage in some areas.
At this point, I’m waiting for a soil sample to come back before making a decision. It might be a case where, as Hamlet said, I must be cruel only to be kind.
|Toad lilies in the Lurie Garden|
|Asters in the Lurie Garden|
|Bottle gentian seedheads in the calamint|
|Amsonia 'Blue Ice' with Allium 'Summer Beauty' in front and common eulalia grass|
(Miscanthus sinensis 'Malepartus) at left back.
|Northern sea oats|
|Japanese anemones with goldenrod in the background|
|Caroline Jones as Morticia|
Photo: Gregg's Shock Theater
|Bela Lugosi daylily|
|Orange and black pansies are a classic.|