Green Allies in the Garden

How sweet to enter my new garden, beautifully designed by my husband, to find my favorite green allies and native New Garden at Flying Cactus friends waiting for me in group right in the center of the growing space. We had mulched heavily at the beginning of the winter in hopes of smothering some of […]

Noxious Summer Weeds Arrive Early

A heat wave has descended and summer has barely begun. After a particularly hot early spring, followed by a few days of cool bliss (for Florida anyway), we are now in the throes of high temperatures, afternoon rain, and scores of biting flies. No mosquitoes yet, though. The weather had previously been so dry that […]