June 2010 Bloom Day

A 2-year-old mossed basket with sedums, agave, and oregano ‘Kent Beauty.’ I was surprised to see the oregano return this year. Life in a mossed basket can be rough.

The urns of arctoctis. Hopefully, the next time I replant the urns will be the day after Thanksgiving, to fill them with tulips. July is […]

Rehmannia ‘Snow Glow’

Chinese Foxglove, Rehmannia elata, a robust, easy plant for Southern California, full sun/light shade, zones 9-10. About 2-3 feet in height.

Hated the mauvey color of the species, which sounds so petty, I know. This is the variety ‘Snow Glow.’ The spotted throats show up nicely against the creamy background.

I found this white […]