Monthly Archives: March 2013

confessions of a plant hog

The new garden under the front window after a frenzy of planting. A mulch of 3/4 inch or less gravel (one size up from pea gravel) is still needed, because uniform-sized gravel looks weird to me. I believe it was … Continue reading

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what’s the right place?

Behold little Echinocereus pulchellus. The type locality is the state of Hidalgo in Mexico, and it’s not entirely hardy here (but not because it’s from Hidalgo), and really deserves a nice warm spot. If it’s true that every plant has … Continue reading

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