Category: Natives and Nature

big leaf aster in spring

Spring Report from the Main Entrance Gardens

May 19, 2023

It’s mid-May, what I consider to be the official beginning of the outdoor season in the Twin Cities. Despite the early-April heat spell, we’ve had a pretty cool spring.  Things got green pretty quick, and then slowed down. I put seeds down in the fall, and I’ve been watching all the cotyledons come up in the […]

2022 in the Yard

February 9, 2023

So here's a little tour around the stuff I did in the yard last year, with photos. I'll come back later and organize it a little better because I'm still trying to figure out how this is going to work.