The Giant Hyssop, aka Lavender Giant Hyssop. Other links: Dave’s Garden, NatureNorth.
We have a lot of Wild Roses (aka Rosa acicularis aka Prickly Roses) spread across the property. The wild rose became Alberta’s floral emblem in 1930. They are quite hardy and do well every year. They come in various shades … Continued
Arrgh. A late frost hit the night of June 7 and it hit rather hard. The minimum for our area was -1.7 degrees Celsius. Looking at the climate data from Environment Canada, it looks like we may have received over … Continued
High Level was evacuated on Monday when the Chuckegg Creek Wildfire – at the time more than 69,000 hectares – burned close to the town. Residents were advised that recommended routes were Hwy 58 East and 88 South. Emergency services … Continued
My tomatoe seedlings … I’d love to plant them outside but the average date for the last spring frost in this area is May 28. According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac I should plant them Jun 4-25. I must be … Continued