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Salvia microphylla ‘Hot Lips’ Returns To The Garden via Instagram

Salvia microphylla* ‘Hot Lips’ Returns To The Garden The Hot Lips sage went entirely dormant due to our very hot and dry summer, but with the first rain it is growing again. These tiny heart-shaped flowers eventually turn white with little red tips. * microphylla = small leaved Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From […]

Abutilon Flower via Instagram

Abutilon Flower First abutilon flowers of 2021 Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Abutilon Buds In The Garden via Instagram New epiphyllum flower almost open via Instagram Abutilon Flowers In the garden this morning via Instagram Flowering Now: Azalea via Instagram First Paperwhites 2021 via Instagram

Flowering Now: Azalea via Instagram

Flowering Now: Azalea The azalea are kicking off in the garden at the moment. These are the first flowers to open fully. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Azalea Flowers In The Garden via Instagram First Paperwhites 2021 via Instagram New epiphyllum flower almost open via […]

Abutilon Buds In The Garden via Instagram

Abutilon Buds In The Garden Out in the front garden watering and I spotted these buds on the abutilon. This plant is one of my best additions to the garden. It is showy and reliable and handles our hot summers well. The flowers should open in a day or two. I’ll post some more pictures […]

Geranium Portrait via Instagram

Geranium Portrait Sometimes we need to treat the plants and flowers in our garden as the personalities they are. Here is a portrait of one of our geranium cuttings that is quickly growing into an adult plant. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: A Humble Geranium […]

Mockup of possible new climbing rose via Instagram

Mockup of possible new climbing rose Our neighbor has completed their new fence so I took a few moments to mock up what a new climbing rose might look like against it. I haven’t decided on a color but found this rose photo with a transparent background and so it was easy to drop it […]

Snowflakes (Leucojum) Bulbs Rising via Instagram

Snowflakes (Leucojum) Bulbs Rising It is bulb time here in Southern Californian and these snowflakes are always the first to arrive. We had a nice shower yesterday with more predicted for next week, so these and the paper whites should jump in the next few weeks. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram […]

Garden Ferns via Instagram

Garden Ferns Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Happy Echeveria In The Garden via Instagram In The Garden: Heat damage on the ends of yew branches via Instagram Heat & sunburn damage on Rhaphiolepis in the garden via Instagram Cactus Closeup via Instagram Hibiscus in the […]

The Japanese Garden At Cal Poly Pomona (Panoramic Photo) [Video]

A look across the Japanese Garden at Cal Poly Pomona. A beautiful respite in the middle of campus. “The 1.3 acre George and Sakaye Aratani Japanese Garden flourishes with bonsai pine, sculptured rock, sasa bamboo, zoysia grass, and other traditional Asian flora. A large pond, complete with a running waterfall, two overlooking bridges, walkways, a […]

At The Birdbath via Instagram

At The Birdbath Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Hibiscus in the sun via Instagram Cactus Closeup via Instagram Time to water the garden via Instagram New epiphyllum flower almost open via Instagram Mini Mums via Instagram