Start of Fall

We’ve had some glorious weather the last two weeks. The trees have started to change to orange, red and yellow. At night the moon and stars have been bright–just beautiful. In the garden I cherish every dahlia bloom, because I know soon the frost will bring them to a black end. Then I’ll dig up…

neglected fall garden

The weeds will just have to stay until winter kills them. At this point, all I’m doing is cutting flowers and doing a little bit of basic maintenance, like staking up the dahlias another level the other day. I did get the five peonies I received from Klehm’s planted. Next comes the tulips I ordered,…