My Experience With Gloriosa Superba. I would like to feature today one of my favorite climbers – Gloriosa superba (flame lily) – one of my favorite summer flowering plants. Where I live (zone 5b), now is the right time to plant tender summer bulbs and flowering rhizomes. I have purchased a package with this exotic…… Continue reading Gloriosa Superba (Flame Lily) – a Beautiful Exotic Climbing Plant.
I have just purchased a few days ago two Black Beauty Lilies from our local Vandermeer Nursery. I was looking for them for a while after I have seen them blooming very abundantly at the Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens last summer. They were growing along many other perennials in Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens adding a…… Continue reading “Black Beauty” Lily – a New Addition to Our Garden.
While in the middle of Spring, when more new flowers are coming every day, I am also thinking about flowers that performed best in our garden last year. I had several flowers and flowering bushes blooming for many months and here are 5 selected plants I would like to present to you, so you can…… Continue reading Five Best Flowering Plants in Our Garden – Add More Colour to Your Garden.
Today I would like to feature one of my favorite flowering shrubs – aromatic Mock Orange Seringa – Philadelphus coronarius, wich to me smells like white Jasmin I remember from my youth. The variety I have has double, very full looking flowers and really smells wonderful. In pretty cold climate – zone 5b where we…… Continue reading Sweet Mock Orange – Add Beautiful Jasmin Aroma to Your Late Spring Garden. Suitable For Colder Climate.
It is already 2 years in a row since I have been attending this Peony Festival and judged Peony Show in Oshawa located in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada. It is an annual event and this year in June will be already its 13th anniversary. I am planning to see this amazing show and festival…… Continue reading Peony Festival and Judged Peony Show Oshawa 2016. New Show and Festival Coming in June 2017.
On March 16th, 2017 I wrote about my visit to Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens in the Niagara Falls region. I have promised you then that I will write more about this beautiful park relating to you my impressions from it when I have visited this place about 3 weeks later in the beginning of August…… Continue reading Visiting Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens – Part 2. August, 2017.
About Eden Rose in Our Garden. Eden rose in our garden is relatively new arrival. I have purchased it last year from my favorite local nursery – Vandermeer, around the end of May 2016. At this time, it was not blooming yet, so I was hesitating if I should buy it, since I prefer…… Continue reading Eden Rose, Admired by Many Climbing Rose.