Tag Archives: Itoh peony Keiko


Change! Change is inevitable. And change has come to me and my Arranger…big time. Two days ago we closed on the sale of our home and garden. We will be moving in June to Windsor Run in Matthews, NC, a … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, In a Vase on Monday, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , , | 38 Comments

In a Vase on Monday: Keiko

Our vase this week will feature our first peony to bloom. We have really fallen in love with Itoh peonies, and ‘ Keiko’ is one of our favorites. Itoh peonies are expensive but I think they are worth it. They … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, In a Vase on Monday | Tagged , , | 23 Comments

Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day: 15 April 2016

Today is Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day; Carol at May Dreams Garden invites us to share photographs of what is blooming in our gardens on the fifteenth of each month. Much is happening in our garden as plants are coming to life and … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, GBBD | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Garden Bloggers’ Foliage Day: March 2016

Today is Garden Bloggers’ Foliage Day, sponsored by Christina at My Hesperides Garden. I have chosen to focus this month’s offering on just a few of the plants that are showing emerging foliage as they awaken to spring. I like to keep a … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, GBFD | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Early Bird

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is “Early Bird.” How would you like to be the first bee on the first peony to open in my garden? https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/early-bird/

Posted in Gardening, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , | 2 Comments