one quarter acre
Thursday, April 17, 2008
April 14th, 2008
This is the day of the partial picking of the hyacinth. Photos to follow soon.
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Trees/shrubs I want
sweet birch -(planted, Betula nigra 'Cully')
Young's weeping birch?
Trying to find a garden in a standard Chicago lot
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oeschberg amaranthus, amaranthus oeschberg
April 14th, Part 2
April 14th, 2008
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Plants I want
black mondo grass, protected sunny spot
brass buttons-Platt's black, moist shade groundcover
Dutchman's pipe, Aristolochia Kaempferi
euphorbia 'efanthia'-sunny, evergreen
flame grass-part shade
giant knapweed, maybe
green hydrangea, 'Annabelle'
hakone grass -(planted)
heuchear, 'marmalade' x2
hyacinth bean-sunny, vine, annual
jack in pulpit
japanese bloodgrass-sun, protected
joe pye weed-chocolate, MIA?
korean angelica-biennial, sun/part shade
lungwort-'Excalibur', silver, shade
pussy willow, Salix discolor
red barrenwort-shade groundcover
silk stockings, Appalachian arrowhead
solomon's seal -variegated,shade, by chain link?
virginia creeper-shade, vine
Seeds/bulbs I want
Calla lily (place in front pots)
Fritillaria (Guinea hen flower)
Salvia lyrata 'Purple Knockout'
Seeds I have
Amaranthus-'oeschberg' (sewn seeds in front left bed, seedlings in pots)
bells of ireland - germinated, died
Bergenia-'red beauty' (plant in moist shade) RIP
Bronze Fennel (directly sown next to poppies, along fence)
Castor bean plant-planted two in front, two in back
Coleus-dark reds (moved to hanging planter)
Foxglove-'silver fox' (move to right front bed, maybe left front) RIP
Nasturtium-Black Velvet (sewn seeds in front pots, pot seedlings in front pots)
Pansy-ultima morpho (planted in flower boxes, one in big pot in back)
red hot poker (annual, place seedlings in back bed)
Tomatoes-'cherokee purple heirloom'
Viola-sorbet black delight (where to put seedlings?)
Zinnia-Benary's Giant Lime (sewn seeds in front pots, try seedlings in flower boxes)