Morning Glories

August 5th, 2020

Volunteers
Morning Glories

Two Morning Glories grown in a flat, recently transferred to pots.

Morning Glories


Echeveria pulvinata Red Velvet

August 2nd, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata July 1, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata July 22, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata July 26, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata August 2, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata August 2, 2020

Echeveria pulvinata

Echeveria pulvinata August 2, 2020


Brugmansia Pods

August 1st, 2020

Brug Pods


Flower, Web, Bark

July 31st, 2020

Dropped Pandorea Flower in Web
Flower in Web

Flower in Web

Manzanita Bark
Manzanita Bark


Weeds in Orchard–Thistle and Weeds with Wee Yellow Flowers

July 29th, 2020

Thistle

Thistle

Thistle

Yellow Flower

Yellow Flower

Yellow Flower

Yellow Flower

Yellow Flower


Lichens on Lilacs

July 28th, 2020

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac

Lichens on Lilac


Morning Glories

July 28th, 2020

The Morning Glories were grown from harvested seed.

Morning Glories

The Morning Glories needed more space for growth.

Morning Glories

Knew the cotton and jute Icords would come in handy, some day.
Morning Glories

A patch of volunteer Morning Glories.

Morning Glories


Bowiea

July 27th, 2020

For nearly two months my Bowiea was just a bulb. No growth. In the past before one section died back another was sprouting.

This morning the bulb looked like this–

Bowiea New Growth

Removed Plant from Medium

Bowiea Removed From Pot

Bowiea Removed From Pot

Bowiea Roots

Repotted

Bowiea Repotted

Eraser Used to Clean Up

Eraser for Clean Up

Spent Stems
Bowiea Stems

Used the Spent Stems With Tan Wool Yarn to Make an Icord
Bowiea Icord

Stitched the Icord Together to Make a Small Vessel

Bowiea Icord Vessel

Bowiea Icord Vessel Detail

Pacific Bulb Society–Boweia

Wikipedia–Boweia

South African National Biodiversity Institute–PlantZAfrica


Candytuft and Nigella

July 26th, 2020

Candytuft (Iberis)

The plant is a volunteer from a wildflower seed mix planted last year. It is growing in a pot of French dandelions I am growing for the bunnies.

Candytuft

Nigella

I topped the Nigella and it developed flowers lower on the stem. Don’t recall this ever happening in the past.

Nigella

Nigella


Grasshopper and Brugmansia

July 26th, 2020

Grasshopper Inside Screen Door to Back Garden

Grasshopper

It climbed to the top of the door and hopped onto one of my Brazilian White Brugmansia.

Grasshopper

Brugmansia Leaves Damaged by Insects
Brug Leaf Damage

Brug Leaf Damage

Brug Leaf Damage

Brug Leaf Damage