Entries Tagged as 'Peonies'

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Some Things to do in the Garden in October

october garden 33678 by flora.cyclam I am getting ready for winter and thinking of next spring. Are my readers also doing the same? I did my first major raking. Living with so many trees, this raking will be ongoing until the last leaf has fallen. But I never throw any leaves away. They are always [...]

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Visiting Cricket Hill Garden

Double Vision by thegardenbuzz It may look dismal outside and the rains are not letting gardeners work in their gardens, but this GardenLady is still “high” from a long weekend spent looking at gorgeous gardens and outstanding nurseries in the Northwestern corner of Conn. Let me explain. This past weekend, I convinced a gardening friend [...]

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Cricket Hill Garden: Name this Peony Contest

Are you a fan of contests? Are you  creative with  names? I just learned that Cricket Hill Garden is having a contest to name a really pretty new peony. Winner will receive the peony. Check out the peony contest here. Check out their link here to learn how to enter. Let me know if a [...]

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Cricket Hill Garden and Peony Heaven an Outstanding Peony Nursery

Spring River Flowers Moon Night The river is smooth and calm this evening. The peony flowers bloom. The moon floats on the current. The tide carries the stars. by Ch’ien Ch’i (date unknown) Sent to me by David Furman TheGardenLady’s herbaceous peonies (these are the typical peonies most people grow) are just opening but her [...]