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Monthly Archives: May, 2014

Native Uvalde, Texas barrel cactus

Vibrant! …tough and beautiful… A lovely gift from a lovely friend (who dug it up) !

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The other side of me – Horticultural Therapist…

I feel so fortunate to have been in an article featuring Horticultural Therapy last week in the San Antonio Express-News – Reporter, Jessica Belasco,  was so wonderful to work with, as was photographer Kin Man, and Home and Garden Editor, Tracy Hobson Lehmann. I love living in San Antone, where people like Tracy Lehmann value …

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Wide Shot – May 2014

Things are starting to wake up and green up and flower up!  I am excited, this is my front gardens’ leap year!  Year 3!!!!! Please join me in posting a wide shot of your garden the first of every month, or anytime you get to it in the month.  It is my hope, that this …

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My favorite combo this spring…

The star of the show is my Blue Beaked Yucca (Yucca rigida), foxtail ferns on the sides (Asparagus densiflorus var. meyeri) , a wavy sea of blue spruce sedum living mulch (sedum reflexum ‘blue spruce’) and in front a sprinkle of Texas native snake herb (Dyschoriste linearis)  ground cover around stepping stones.

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Period Modern

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