Early Sunglow Hybrid

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It was a nice weekend to be outside in the garden. I planted Early Sunglow Hybrid this year. It’s been doing well despite all of the rain. It’s not that tall – I am kneeling to take the photo. 🙂 … Continued

Tall Larkspur

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These wildflowers grow throughout the area. Tall Larkspur on the left and Fireweed on the right. The Tall Larkspur prefers moist to wet conditions so this summer is perfect for it! The Fireweed is quite prolific and aggressive.

Rainbow

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We’ve had lots of rain recently. This evening we had a nice rainbow in between the thunder storms.

Potatoes survive & thrive

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It’s the June Solstice! The plants are taking advantage of the long days. Our potatoes were damaged by frost earlier this June but they have quickly bounced back and are thriving.

Alberta Wild Rose

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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