January 14, 2011
It’s January 14th almost 15th, which means it’s May Dreams Gardens, Garden Bloggers Bloom Day time. We’ve got some blooms going on. This cute little Tillandsia crocata was a souvenir from our trip down south. It’s eeny weeny little … Continue reading
December 15, 2010
It’s the 15th of December, which means Garden Bloggers Bloomday is in action (at least for us lucky enough to live in places where things are blooming in December.) We planted this cool Cerinthe retorta maybe a month or two … Continue reading
November 24, 2010
Two weekends ago we spent both sunny warm days playing in the garden. When I wasn’t shoving teeny little succulents in globes, I was shoving bigger succulents in this plastic fish we bought for a dollar in Alameda (shout out … Continue reading
October 15, 2010
Happy October Bloom Day! We’ve got stuff blooming in our backyard right now. A couple succulents are doing cool things. This Red Pagoda rocks! Sounds like this guy is going to shatter in to a bunch of little … Continue reading
Way back in the day we only had one Echeveria gibbiflora. Now we have at least three decent sized ruffle heads. We’ve had quite a few sunny days recently, so I took a bunch of pictures of our succulents out back.
Dunce caps are starting to happen
How adorable is this Orostachys iwarenge from Annie’s Annuals? I can’t wait for the cool flowers.
Sexy Kalanchoe sexangularis
We have a lot of random things jammed in all over the place. I’m not so sure this guy is really sexy, but I like it.
Santa Barbara Liveforever - Dudleya traskiae
I’m pretty sure this is a Dudleya traskiae from Annie’s. It’s been around for awhile.
A bunch of stuff
I hacked the sad looking tops off the Senecio vitalis recently. Ever since I let the evil parasite dodder attack it, it’s never been the same. I thought it was a bizarre orange part of the plant, but it turned out to be choking the life out of the Senecio. It took me hours to peel it off. The Crassula falcata is looking a little tough, but it has a bunch of buds.
Aeonium spathulatum var. cruentum
I love this cute little guy. Another one from rock star Annie’s Annuals. We usually head straight for the succulent section.