Entries from October 2010

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Upcoming Gardening Events

StoneCrop Gardens 152 by jon.trimble TheGardenLady has received some notices of events that might be of interest to readers of TheGardenLady.org blog. As they are received, I will try to let you know what is happening so that you can mark your calendar and plan ahead. Carolyn’s Shade Garden is having an open house this […]

Monday, October 4th, 2010

“The Earth Laughs in Flowers”

garden poem by julie@organikal TheGardenLady not only loves gardens, she loves poems and quotes about gardens in poetry and literature and philosophy. Do you know Afternoon on a Hill by Edna Vincent Millay? I will be the gladdest thing Under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers And not pick one. Or how about […]

Friday, October 1st, 2010

The Toad Lily

Toad lily (day 56) by Photo Munki Another plant growing in the shade in the garden in Bryn Mawr, Pa, that I believe was also bought from Carolyn’s Shade Gardens, was the Toad Lily. What a strange common name for such a pretty flower. The Latin name is Tricyrtis . The owner of the garden […]