Gryffyn's Garden

a blog about my gardening attempts

   May 20

More Blooms

I am loving the Rouge Royale – more blooms to show off! Also – these blooms smell absolutely H E A V E N L Y!! Here is a pic of a nice bloom cluster of one of the neighboring crape myrtles:

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   Apr 01

Passion

Last weekend we went down to North Haven Gardens after attending the Collin County Garden Show – I had learned that they had passionflower vines in stock – and I was determined to get one. We had set up a makeshift trellis at the south end of our storage barn utilizing some leftover T-posts and […]

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   Mar 18

Peachy

The peach trees were the first edibles here at Gryffyn’s Aeyrie. They came with the place – and they seem to grow like weeds too – sprouting elsewhere along the fenceline. For whatever reason, I was standoffish about snacking on them over the years – but now have come to embrace them and they piqued […]

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   Mar 12

Around the Yard – March 22

Spring is bringing back some vibrant color to the yard. I found some pretty blooms on two things that have been established here before we started attempting an overhaul of the green life around here. First is the bunch of little grape hyacinth blooms sprouting up along part of the walkway to the front door. […]

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   Mar 12

“Circle” Update – Blooms!

Blooms are appearing on the Dianthus clumps in the garden and even the Powys Castle Artemesia looks noticeably larger.

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