I read various blogs and see their gardens and flowers that they planted that are huge and wonderful and I think they must have some green thumbs !
Then I think about the gardens I had in NY.
Definitely the product of a line of green thumbs, I was just the caretaker for a couple of years.
Now I am living in a condo in Florida.
It is a Townhouse so I have a room at the back, that is all screened. with concrete floors.
Perfect for putting plants in. The cats hang out there during the day, they tell me plants would be a nice touch.. maybe even a bit of shade in the afternoon ... perhaps I would consider a plant of cat mint or something .
So today I am going to wander around a Garden Center and see what appeals to me, what might make a good patio garden addition. And will not poison a cat.
On my front step is a huge plant given to me by my daughter .. I don't know the name of it.
It has massive dark green leaves and a long stem comes out with a white lily looking flower. Very waxy.
I put it on the front step when I caught a cat nibbling on it.
So there is a chance that the plants in my house might either hang off ceilings or be made of plastic.
~ sigh ~
Any advice, any tips, suggestions, comments, flower ladies, flower guys, please do post it here.
Across the street. Every house has one of these trees but I get the view of the best one !
"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend.
Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read."
- ► 2017 (183)
- How Does Your Garden Grow ?
- Houses Books and Friendship
- On My Mind
- A Good Book
- Summer Afternoons
- My Day
- Snake in the Grass
- The Ball
- When You Run Out Of Fruit and other household tips...
- Buy Me a Ticket For An Airplane
- Sunday naps
- Good Riddance
- On a hot sunny humid Saturday
- I (Don't) Miss New York
- ▼ June (20)
- ► 2015 (309)
- ► 2014 (242)
- ► 2013 (189)
- ► 2012 (308)
- ► 2011 (356)