Awful Aphids 

“Aphids, or ‘plant lice’ as otherwise known…” begins the description on a website talking about the subject of aphids.  When put like that, it makes them seem even more disgusting right?!  It made me more determined to get on top of the problem, and treat my affected roses. But before I get too carried away … Continue reading Awful Aphids 


This week has been all about my clematis in my garden.  In prior weeks as the vines have been shooting out and winding around anything they can grab, they have been separated out in a fan shape along the fence and supported against a wire trellis and secured with soft garden wire.  In previous years … Continue reading Clematis