Visit to Teresa’s garden and arboretum

Yesterday, Teresa Watkins, who gardens in Hot Zone 9b, shared her visit with her husband’s family in Massachusetts. Today she’s still touring the north and shares these beautiful pictures from her visit to the Blithewold Garden and Arboretum in Bristol, Rhode Island. The circular entrance known as the Moon Gate is a traditional feature of …

A warm climate gardener visits the north

Today’s photos are from Teresa Watkins. I live in Tropical Garden Zone 9b and am always excited to visit my husband’s family in Taunton, Massachusetts to be the envy of their gardens in Zone 6b. This year’s weeklong family reunion celebrated niece Kelly’s 18-month wedding, delayed by the pandemic, with several outings. My sister-in-law Jackie …

Midsummer in Carla’s Garden – FineGardening

Today we’re going to Malvern, Pennsylvania with Carla Z. Mudry. Midsummer has reached my garden and I am in love with the uproar of textures, colors and scents. It’s a dizzying series and so soul-satisfying to me. The summer colors are amazing, and it’s worth all of the digging, weeding, planting, and trimming just to …