Giant-Giant Coneflowers

I visited Mechanicsburg, PA in 2005 looking into the possibility of moving to the area.  I came across a flower sale that was nearly ending and bought a “Giant” Coneflower.  It was about 3 feet tall, but broke on the way back to Wellsboro.  I planted it and next season it came back.  We decided…

My rescue garden

Every gardener should have a place to either try new plants or rehab old one’s.  I love to go to Lowes or Home Depot, pick from their clearance areas and put these in the rescue garden for the next season.  I just picked up a couple of Blue Hill Salvia for a dollar each.  Of…

Bleeding Hearts Budding

It seems early, but my bleeding hearts are budding and look like they could open with just a couple of days worth of rain and sunshine. This is what they will look like in May: