Posts from the ‘Backyard Bouquets’ category

End of Summer

I am trying to avoid cliches.  But every starting sentence that comes to mind for this long-overdue blog post is just that — cliche.  ”Oh, where…

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Backyard Bouquets :: 5.17.15

When the snowball viburnum, spirea and mock orange start blooming, it feels like we’re cheating a little bit (actually, a lot) in the design studio.  Such…

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Backyard Bouquets :: 5.7.15

Le Belle Epoque is the new darling of the tulip world.  I saw a photo of her last spring and immediately called my bulb supplier and…

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Backyard Bouquets :: 4.30.15

  I had fun with this week’s Backyard Bouquet design, which was inspired by the citron green blooms of the chestnut trees that surround the farm.…

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Backyard Bouquets :: 4.24.15

I’m a bit rusty after several months away from my “big girl camera” and the general idea of making a floral design just for fun and…

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Backyard Bouquets {11.13.14}

Forgive the lack of pictures for this post.  It was sleeting while I was trying to shoot and shortly after turned to snow!  Mid-November and winter…

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Backyard Bouquets {11.6.14}

Down but not out!  That’s how I would sum up the season at the moment.  We’ve had frost several times at this point, but somehow the…

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Backyard Bouquets {10.30.14}

Here they come!  The MUMS!!  They are in full bloom this week.  I’m sure you’ll be seeing even more in next week’s design, but for now,…

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Backyard Bouquets {10.23.14}

It’s been an intense week!  I’m just coming off the ASCFG national conference where I didn’t get to sit down for more than a hot minute.…

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Backyard Bouquets {10.16.14}

Time to embrace a bit of fall while it’s still here!  October is flying by!  We’ve got nearly half the field cleared of the summer’s crops…

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