I Have a Wild Garden

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    Lady Bug Lady Bug

    Fly away home... peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2009

    Wild Climbing Roses

    When I first came to live here on the banks of Rattlesnake Creek, there were no roses. In a frenzy of planting over a period of years, I  have noticed the roses are covering the cottage. The roses seem intent on becoming one with the dwelling. They are allowed to...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    19 Responses May 29, 2009

    Garden of Otherworldly Delights

    Some unusual  things grow in my wild garden. Some may  not be seen anywhere else I wonder why this is so..? Trees and plants take on a Otherworldly look.   Animals also blend in with the delights of this garden. Lastly...this garden is sweet in it's full moon...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2008

    Sleepy Hollow

    Yesss.... Here we are now. Sleepy Hollow... These are not clouds....this is smoke from the forest fires up country. This area has always had a dream like quality. Nothing is the same...   Nightmare as the case may be... Nothing is the same...   You know how fond I...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    14 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    A Wild Garden

    A wild garden,That's what I wantGoin' to create,Succulents all around,Growin' wild,The old furniture,Gettin' covered,When it's done,What a sight,My wonderful garden.
    startinover1 startinover1
    46-50
    Apr 24, 2012

    You Are So Beautiful...

      You are so beautiful to me... peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    Jun 27, 2009

    Petunias Power

    Mothers Day present. peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2009

    Comfort and Tea

    My garden is a quilt of multi-colored hue Join me where the songbirds cheep and trill Hear the creek as it bubbles merrily down There are times when the water is quiet and low People come from miles around to see the Hollyhocks tower over the hut Come visit when...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jul 7, 2009

    Just Add Water...

    Growing   Wildly   Never   Mildly   Tender   Plants   Dance   Wherever   Whenever   Bloom   Climb   Zoom   Trellis   Hummingbirds   Jealous   Nector squirrel nest west on the banks of Rattlesnake Creek...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jun 24, 2008

    Hollyhocks Dreams

    This years crop...   peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    Jun 20, 2009

    Hollyhock-first of the 2009 Season

    Bloom of the Day.. peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 4, 2009

    Blooms of the New Day...

    Here is a collage of the flowers that bloomed in my wild garden today. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Each morning finds me with coffee cup and camera, looking and admiring each new bloom. I irrigate from the creek with a pump. These flowers hold some power...I find myself peering closer into them...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jul 5, 2008

    Hollyhocks Tower Over Hut.....

    Welcome to squirrrel nest west. People come from miles around to look at my garden. The Hollyhocks were not here  untill I bought this hut and started making flower beds using rocks and what I found in the bottom of the sheep pens. There have been a lot of fires in this area...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    Come Across the Foot Bridge

    There is a whole new fantasy behind the main cottage. There are gourds and sunflowers and corn as high as an elephants eye. There are Morning Glories and climbers. Curley Willow and Poplar... Blackberries as big as my thumb.         Here is my room. Growing...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    14 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    Honey Is That You?

      Be my be my honey bee....   peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2009

    Listen...

    Listen   To   The   Wind   Whisper   To   The   Trees   Secrets   Concerning   Honeybees   Quieter   Still   Whipperwill peaceout     
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 24, 2008
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