Natchez Glen, Steve's View

Wonder?

Wonder?

When I started growing plants I didn't know what plants would do well and I didn't even truly know what plants I liked. I treasured that not knowing, and still...

Wonder?

When I started growing plants I didn't know what plants would do well and I didn't even truly know what plants I liked. I treasured that not knowing, and still...

Hiding in Plain Sight

Hiding in Plain Sight

One of the differences here is looking at a garden as a collection of plants rather than as individuals. As bold and beautiful as flowers like Dahlias and Peonies are...

Hiding in Plain Sight

One of the differences here is looking at a garden as a collection of plants rather than as individuals. As bold and beautiful as flowers like Dahlias and Peonies are...

Difficult Plants

Difficult Plants

Roses are not difficult at all. They are as Michael said "tough as old boots". What does happen is we generalize roses as if they are all the same. There...

Difficult Plants

Roses are not difficult at all. They are as Michael said "tough as old boots". What does happen is we generalize roses as if they are all the same. There...

How I Love to Hate You

How I Love to Hate You

There is no plant here at Natchez Glen that I have a more complicated relationship with than Paeonia, the peony. I love that moment in spring where their goblet-shaped flowers...

How I Love to Hate You

There is no plant here at Natchez Glen that I have a more complicated relationship with than Paeonia, the peony. I love that moment in spring where their goblet-shaped flowers...

Anemone and Anemone

Anemone and Anemone

Here we have a huge group with plants in it that grow and behave totally different from each other. Which illustrates why it's so important to know the stories of...

Anemone and Anemone

Here we have a huge group with plants in it that grow and behave totally different from each other. Which illustrates why it's so important to know the stories of...

Square Foot Gardening ???

Square Foot Gardening ???

So how far apart do you plant plants? The answer, of course, is it depends. Two fast-growing David Austin rose varieties need to be planted far enough apart where they...

Square Foot Gardening ???

So how far apart do you plant plants? The answer, of course, is it depends. Two fast-growing David Austin rose varieties need to be planted far enough apart where they...